The Dance Magazine Awards, one of the most prestigious honors in dance, celebrate the living legends who have made a lasting impact on the art form. Established in 1954, Dance Magazine Awards have been given to Alvin Ailey, Fred Astaire, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Misty Copeland, Bob Fosse, Gelsey Kirkland, Donald McKayle, Ohad Naharin, Chita Rivera, Tommy Tune and many others. (A full list of honorees is here.)
The Dance Magazine Awards ceremony, including performances and celebratory speeches, will take place in person at Chelsea Factory in New York City on Monday, December 5, 2022, at 7 pm EST, with net proceeds supporting the Harkness Promise Awards. For ticket information, visit dancemediafoundation.org.
We’re thrilled to announce the honorees for the 2022 Dance Magazine Awards:
Choreographer Kyle Abraham—recipient of a 2013 MacArthur fellowship, 2016 Doris Duke Artist Award and 2018 Princess Grace Statue Award,…