Photo courtesy of the Jose Limon Dance Company.

Night Light, 2014

Commissioned by Juilliard Dance Division

"sweep and restlessness, with long lines of dancers peeling off one by one, or framing more intimate pairings. Their world felt both subterranean and luminescent..." 
-Siobhan Burke, The New York Times 

Night Light was created as a commission for the third year students of The Juilliard School Dance Division and premiered during the school's New Dances concert in December 2014.

An excerpt of Night Light will be performed in Kate Weare Company's 10th Anniversary Season at BAM on the Saturday matinee and Sunday evening performances. Tickets and information at

Read more reactions to Night Light's premiere here.

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Choreography: Kate Weare
Assistant Choreographer and Staging Director: Douglas Gillespie
Costume Design: Fritz Masten
Lighting Design: Clifton Taylor:
Originating Dancers: The 2016 Class of Juilliard Dance Division


Night Light was commissioned by The Juilliard School for New Dances: Edition 2014 and premiered at the Peter Jay Sharp Theater, The Juilliard School, New York, NY on December 10, 2014.

Photo courtesy of the Jose Limon Dance Company.