ICONS INSPIRE

Featured Choreographer of the Month

An explorer on the frontier of choreographic space, British choreographer Wayne McGregor is unbounded and touches on areas such as science and technology rarely covered by other choreographers. Collaboration is integral to everything he does and includes all aspects of the performance, the sound, and the design. He creates with his group, Company Wayne McGregor, and major ballet companies, notably The Royal Ballet in London, where he is a Resident Choreographer.

 

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ICONS INSPIRE is a monthly digital portrait and a one-on-one interview with a groundbreaking choreographer. Get the insider point of view on an important dancemaker's creative process, background, and training to inspire, provoke and challenge your intellectual repertoire.

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Professional Development for Emerging Choreographers

Director Vlad Angelov talks about ICON SMART creative algorithm

Welcome to our learning program! Here is information about the ICONS Choreographic Institute at ATLAS in partnership with the Atlas Performing Arts Center here in Washington, DC, USA -- a long-needed platform that offers a 9-month long artistic residency with structured shared learning and experimental creative laboratory -- an advanced professional development program with mentorship for emerging choreographers. More details are available here

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News & Opportunities for Choreographers

Take a look at our updated resources ranging from current events, news, and trends to an international listing of artistic residencies, open calls, professional development workshops, and various other opportunities for emerging choreographers.


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Question of the Season

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  • WHO INSPIRES YOU AND WHY?
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  • Your responses...

  • Mattew R. - There is a long list of choreographers who inspire me and I am learning from. In addition, I also love cinema and find a lot of ideas which can be translated into dance, for examaple let me mention the great Charles Chaplin.
  • Tomohito S. - Myself. I am still trying to find out about myself and in that process, I get inspired to choreograph.
  • Noncy F. - The epic works of musical, literary and philosophical geniuses and of course- dreams! Dreams- the perfect poetic collision of fiction and nonfiction, personal and universal!

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Choreography from Different Angles

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