H.T.Chen & Dancers

Under the direction of Artistic Director H.T. Chen, H.T. Chen & Dancers is an innovative modern dance company which has created a uniquely Asian-American expression by embodying its cultural heritage.



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Since its inception in 1978, the multicultural company has received critical acclaim for its national and international tours, extended residencies in communities throughout the U.S., New York performances, and award-winning educational programming. H.T. Chen & Dancers extensive educational programming, outstanding community outreach, and residency work have reached countless rural and urban communities throughout the United States.

About H. T. Chen

H.T. Chen is a leading Asian-American artist who has worked as a choreographer, performer, and arts advocate since the 1970s.

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"For the last several years, H.T. Chen has created a repertory for H.T Chen & Dancers that has given poetic voice to the journeys of Asians becoming Americans."

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Audition for H.T. Chen & Dancers

H.T. CHEN & DANCERS a NYC modern dance company seeks MALE and FEMALE dancers for the development of a new piece and performances of repertory work for the 2017/18 season.

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newsteps: a choreographers Series provides emerging choreographers with creation support and showcase opportunities. No-fee auditions for NEW works in progress.

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