Larry Keigwin, Artistic Director of KEIGWIN + COMPANY, is a native New Yorker and graduate from Hofstra University, where he received a BA in dance. He founded KEIGWIN + COMPANY in 2003, and as Artistic Director, Keigwin has led the company as it has performed at theaters and dance festivals throughout NYC and across the country.
In addition to his work with K+C, recent commissions include Works & Process at the Guggenheim, The Juilliard School, The New York Choreographic Institute, and The Martha Graham Dance Company, among many others. In 2010, Keigwin was named the Vail International Dance Festival’s first artist in residence and also staged the opening event of Fashion Week: “Fashion’s Night Out: The Show,” which was produced by Vogue.
Keigwin recently choreographed the new off-Broadway production of RENT, which opened in August 2011. In 2004, Dance Magazine named Keigwin in their annual list of “25 To Watch.” Keigwin’s other choreographic credits include work with the band Fischerspooner, comedian Murray Hill, and as an associate choreographer for The Radio City Rockettes and the Off-Broadway musical The Wild Party. Keigwin has also created Keigwin Kabaret, a fusion of dance, vaudeville, and burlesque presented by the Public Theater at Joe's Pub and by Symphony Space. He is a co-founder of the Green Box Arts Festival in Green Mountain Falls, Colorado, a multi-disciplinary festival designed to increase cultural opportunities in the region, as well as provide creative residencies to young, emerging choreographers.
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