Bill T. Jones
Distinguished Artist; Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, in Residence
Academic Program Affiliation(s): Dance
Biography:B.A., SUNY Binghamton. Choreographer, dancer, theater director. Recipient, MacArthur Fellowship (1994); Tony Award for Best Choreography (2007, 2010); Obie Award (2006); many other awards and honors. Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences; named “An Irreplaceable Dance Treasure” by Dance Heritage Coalition (2000). Cofounder, Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, for which he has created more than 140 works; executive artistic director, New York Live Arts. At Bard since 2010.