Parsons Dance is internationally renowned for creating and performing contemporary American dance of extraordinary artistry. 


 Founded in 1985 by artistic director David Parsons and Tony Award-winning lighting designer Howell Binkley, Parsons Dance is known for its energized, athletic, ensemble work, and has collaborated with some iconic artists. The company has spread the joy of dance in over 447 cities, 30 countries, and 5 continents for the most notable theaters, festivals, and presenters worldwide. 



Gala 2017

May 16, 2017
The Cabanas at La Sirena  |  The Maritime Hotel

Following Opening Night at The Joyce Theater

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Join us at the Joyce! 

 NYC Season at The Joyce Theater
May 16th - 28th, 2017


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Funding the future

We have a once in a life-time opportunity and we need your help! 
Please join us in our matching gift challenge, left by Alexander J. Dube, in raising $1 million before June 27, 2017. 

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summer intensive

Spend summer in the studio with Parsons Dance! Join the company for technique class, professional seminars, Parsons repertory and more. Apply NOW! Space is filling up. 

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Photos by Lois Greenfield