Pam Tanowitz

Pam Tanowitz has been choreographing dances since 1992. She was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2011 and a Hodder Fellowship from Princeton University in 2013–14. She was awarded two Bessie Awards in 2009 and 2016. She has received fellowships from New York City Center and NYU’s Center for Ballet and the Arts. She is the 2017–18 Cage/Cunningham Fellow at BAC. Tanowitz has been invited to create new work for The Vail International Dance Festival and City Center’s Fall for Dance Festival, and has set work on The Juilliard School, Ballet Austin, New York Theater Ballet, and Saint Louis Ballet. She has been a guest choreographer in the dance departments at Barnard College, Princeton University, Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University, Marymount Manhattan College, and Purchase College. Additional awards include three Joyce Theater Residency Grants, Jerome Robbins Foundation, and Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Grants to Artists Award. She holds dance degrees from The Ohio State University and Sarah Lawrence College.