CounterPointe is dedicated to presenting the latest experimental, innovative, risk-taking choreography by women dance-makers working with the pointe shoe and showing a depth of investment in ballet.


Fri, Apr 10 at 7:30pm
Sat, Apr 11 at 7:30pm
and Sun, Apr 12 at 4pm

The Actors Fund Arts Center
160 Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn

General Admission: $20 / Students+Seniors $15

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Investigating new and historic territory, the series highlights new work, opening up discussion and creating a forum for women, young or old, emerging or established, to take artistic risks. CounterPointe was inaugurated in 2012 in collaboration with Norte Maar.

Choreographers who have been featured in past seasons of CounterPointe include Julia K. Gleich/Gleich Dances, Marie Renee Bennett, Kim Jones, Eve Chan, Emily Bufferd, Susan Jaffe, Sheena Annalise (Arch Contemporary Ballet), Constance Cooke, Nikki Hefko, Morgan McEwen (MorDance), Lynn Parkerson/Brooklyn Ballet, Alexa Valentine, and Eryn Renee Young (XAOC Contemporary Ballet).