top: Mark Travis Rivera, Deja Smith, Sean Dorsey | bottom: Alice Sheppard, Robin Anderson Saturday, January 5, 2019 3:45pm – 5:00pm New York Hilton Midtown 1335 6th Ave, New York, NY 10019 Conference info and registration: Note: venue and restrooms are wheelchair accessible; there will be an all-gender restroom on-site (details to follow);  for […]

APAP Trans Arts Professionals Forum

Sean Dorsey co-facilitates the 2nd annual APAP forum for trans/gnc people & allies Transgender Arts Professionals Forum Association of Performing Arts Professionals Conference Friday, January 4, 2019 1:30pm – 3pm Hilton Morgan Suite New York Hilton Midtown Hotel 1335 Avenue of the Americas at 54th Street New York, NY 10019 FREE AND OPEN to […]

Sean Dorsey at National Performance Network Conference

top: Janera Solomon, Mark Travis Rivera, Sean Dorsey | bottom: Alice Sheppard, Dena Stanley, Robin Anderson Friday December 14, 2018 2:30pm-4pm The Westin Convention Center, Pittsburgh 1000 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222  Conference info and registration: Note: venue and restrooms are wheelchair accessible; there will be an all-genders restroom on-site; for ASL interpretation and other access requests […]

Sean Dorsey in the NY Times!

For Pride Week at the Joyce Theater, a Painful Look Back For the first time, the Joyce Theater is an official partner of NYC Pride, for which it is also presenting its first formal L.G.B.T. program, featuring Mr. Dorsey’s company… CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE!     


CLICK HERE TO WATCH A MINI-DOCUMENTARY ON SEAN DORSEY DANCE’S “THE MISSING GENERATION” Sean Dorsey is the first US transgender artist ever presented by The Joyce Theater! Step inside THE MISSING GENERATION, a love letter to longtime survivors of the early AIDS epidemic. Trailblazing transgender choreographer Sean Dorsey created this powerful work after recording oral […]

Sean Dorsey hosts TRANS EQUITY panel at Dance/USA Conference!

Sean Dorsey is hosting a “Advancing TRANS Equity in Dance: A National Conversation” at the Dance/USA Conference in Los Angeles. Sean will moderate a conversation with: Deja Smith aka The Lady Deja Davenport, Imma Asher, Vanesa Karine Camara ​and Sara Nash (Program Director for Dance at the New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) DATE / TIME June […]

LISTEN: Sean Dorsey on Dance Place Radio

What better time to sit down with Sean Dorsey than just in time for Trans Pride Week in DC! Amanda catches up with this long-time Dance Place partner in between his Virginia and DC premiere of “BOYS IN TROUBLE.” Also, I find out Sean’s secret tour vice and the origins of the company warm-up playlist. […]

Sean Dorsey tours: Seattle, Virginia, DC

THE MISSING GENERATION (Seattle, WA) May 3-6, 2018 Velocity Dance Center Click here for more information…   BOYS IN TROUBLE (Reston, VT) May 16, 2018 Reston Community Center Click here to buy tickets and for more info…   BOYS IN TROUBLE (Washington DC) May 19-20, 2018 Dance Place Click here to buy tickets and for […]

Sean Dorsey on KALW

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 a new show premiering in San Francisco this week called Boys In Trouble. The show comes out of two […]


Artistic Director Sean Dorsey is profiled in Dance Magazine’s monthly series “Why I Choreograph,” and breaks new ground with his piece about being a transgender dancemaker. Dorsey begins, “I love being transgender. It’s an important part of the story of why I choreograph. Although I loved dance from a very young age, I grew up never […]