Beginning with a comprehensive warm-up of the spine using contemporary Bartenieff and Release techniques, and incorporating phrase material from recent works, Sydney Skybetter's modern dance class introduces the diversity of contemporary movement vocabularies in context of the skybetter and associates repertory.
Sydney Skybetter is a choreographer, curator, and consultant for performing arts organizations. After studying at Interlochen, Columbia, and New York University, Sydney performed with Christopher Williams and the Anna Sokolow Foundation. His choreography has been presented in New York at the Dance Theater Workshop, La MaMa, and the Danspace Project, among many others. Sydney has consulted for the National Ballet of Canada, David Dorfman Dance, and the Jerome Robbins Foundation, and is a Partner with Design Brooklyn
, which provides web and online infrastructure solutions for the arts. He is a Producer with the Dance[NOW] NYC Festival
, a teacher at NYU Tisch Dance, a Dance History lecturer for St. Mary’s College / LEAP, and serves on the Board of the Gotham Arts Exchange / Zia Artists, the New York Dance and Performance (“Bessie”) Awards Committee, and is a Trustee of Dance/USA. He received his Masters in Dance Performance and Choreography from NYU. skybetter.org