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Sean Dorsey teaches “MOVING INTO NOURISHMENT” Online Workshop at American University in conjunction with Dance Place (Washington DC)

Posted on November 11, 2020
Wednesday November 11 5pm-6:30pm PDT / 8pm-9:30pm EDT  As an invited guest of American University, Sean Dorsey will teach an ONLINE workshop “MOVING INTO NOURISHMENT” in conjunction with Dance Place (Washington DC). In this 90-minute workshop, Dorsey will guide us […]
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Sean Dorsey speaks at Columbia University

Posted on November 14, 2018
“Dancing with THE MISSING GENERATION: centering trans oral histories”WHEN: Thursday, February 21, 2019 (6:00-7:30pm)WHERE: 606 W 122nd Street, Knox Hall 509, Columbia UniversityADMISSION: FREEINFO: http://oralhistory.columbia.edu/calendar/people/feb-21dancingwith-the-missing-generation-centering-trans-oral-histories- Sean Dorsey is a featured speaker at Columbia University’s Spring 2019 “Oral History and the  […]
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LGBTQ COMMUNITY FORUMS

Posted on October 17, 2018
Sean Dorsey organizes and facilitates free community forums for trans, gender-nonconforming, LGBTQ, and/or mixed groups. The Company offers these community forums during our performance residencies on tour and co-facilitates forums with local trans/LGBTQ activist leaders and organizations. Our community forums […]
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TRANS-POSITIVE DANCE CLASSES

Posted on October 2, 2018
Our TRANS-FRIENDLY TERRIFIED BEGINNERS and TRANS-FRIENDLY ALL-LEVELS classes and workshops are led by Sean Dorsey and Sean Dorsey Dance company dancers. These classes and workshops are designed to be supportive of transgender, trans, non-binary and gender-nonconforming bodies and creative expression.Sean […]
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Fresh Meat Festival

Posted on October 2, 2018
Our FRESH MEAT FESTIVAL of transgender and queer performance is an annual 3-day, multidisciplinary performance festival – always held during the third weekend of June at San Francisco’s Z Space theater.The FRESH MEAT FESTIVAL centers transgender, gender-nonconforming and queer artists […]
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FRESH WORKS!

Posted on October 2, 2018
FRESH WORKS! awards commissions to support the creation of new work by transgender, gender-nonconforming and queer artists of color: we present these new works at our annual FRESH MEAT FESTIVAL.FRESH WORKS! commissions are awarded by invitation only: we are not […]
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Sean Dorsey Dance

Posted on October 2, 2018
Photo: Kegan Marling  awarded5 ISADORA DUNCAN DANCE AWARDS“exquisite…poignant and important”(BalletTanz)“trailblazing”   (San Francisco Chronicle) “evocative, compelling, elegant”(LA Weekly)“epic work … powerful, moving, hilarious”(Miami Herald) Our resident dance company Sean Dorsey Dance creates, performs and tours original works by Artistic Director Sean  […]
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Sean Dorsey on KALW

Posted on April 23, 2018
Trailblazing choreographer Sean Dorsey examines masculinity in Boys In Trouble By JEN CHIEN • APR 18, 2018 Sean Dorsey is a trailblazing transgender choreographer, and the founder of Fresh Meat Productions, an annual transgender and queer performance festival. Sean has […]
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Great Falls Forum

Posted on September 16, 2016
Lewiston Public Library Our Great Falls Forum featured speaker for September 15th at 12 PM is Sean Dorsey, Choreographer with Sean Dorsey Dance. In a multimedia presentation entitled “Unearthing Buried LGBTQ History Through Modern Dance,” Sean will share video excerpts […]
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THE MISSING GENERATION

Posted on October 8, 2014
By Sean Dorsey Dance   “A powerful blend of utterly gut-wrenching storytelling and sophisticated movement.” (SF Weekly) “Heartbreakingly beautiful – a dance portrait of contemporary LGBT history that is profoundly relevant to all generations.” (SF Bay Times) “gut-wrenching, heart-breaking, and […]
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THE SECRET HISTORY OF LOVE

Posted on March 28, 2013
By Sean Dorsey Dance March 28-31, 2013 Dance Mission Theater, San Francisco “SAN FRANCISCO’S BEST DANCE COMPANY” -SF Weekly “an epic work … powerful, moving, hilarious” (Miami Herald) “evocative, compelling, elegant” (Los Angeles Weekly) “trailblazing … powerful” (Boston Bay Windows)
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TRANNY FEST 2010

Posted on November 4, 2010
(San Francisco Transgender Film Festival) November 4-6, 2010 Tranny Fest PERFORMANCES! Thursday, November 4 @ 8pm Tranny Fest FILMS! Friday November 5 @ 8pm: Program ONE Saturday November 6 @ 8pm: Program TWO All events at: CounterPulse (1310 Mission Street
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FRESH MEAT FESTIVAL 2010

Posted on June 17, 2010
9th annual transgender & queer performance festival [iframe pages-using-blank-templates/fm-festival-2010-slideshow 300 225]
Dates/Times: Thursday June 17: 8pm Friday June 18: 8pm Saturday June 19: 8pm Sunday June 20: 7pm (note earlier start time) Venue: Z Space @ Theater Artaud 450 Florida
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TRANNY FEST 2009

Posted on November 5, 2009
Transgender Film Festival Tranny Fest transgender film festival returns this November with two evenings of short films and videos and a one-night-only performance event. Co-presented with Fresh Meat Productions,Tranny Fest proves it’s not always about size: all films this year […]
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Queer Traditions

Posted on June 20, 2009
A Free Community Panel/Discussion [iframe http://www.freshmeatproductions.org/fmeat2.swf?xml_path=slides4-new.xml 177 174]
Date/Time: Saturday June 20: 1pm Venue: Femina Potens 2199 Market Street, San Francisco [map] Tickets: FREE
Do LGBT audiences see themselves reflected on stage during traditional arts performances? What motivates […]
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FRESH MEAT FESTIVAL 2009

Posted on June 18, 2009
8th Annual Transgender and Queer Performance Festival June 18-21, 2009 [iframe http://freshmeatproductions.org/site/wp-content/uploads/fmeat2.swf?xml_path=slides2-new.xml 237 170]
Dates: Thurs June 18: 8pm Friday June 19: 8pm Sat June 20: 8pm Sun June 21: 7pm (note earlier start time) Location: Project Artaud Theater 450
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