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Seán Curran

Seán Curran Company
Artistic Director
Seán Curran began his dance training with traditional Irish step dancing as a young boy in Boston, Massachusetts and went on to make his mark on the dance world as a leading dancer with the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company (1983 – 1993) and as a performer in the original New York City Cast of STOMP (1994 – 1998). A graduate and faculty member of New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, Curran now serves as Chair of the Department of Dance. Curran has directed notable productions including Salome for Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, San Francisco Opera, and Opera Montreal. Choreography credits include New York City Opera productions of L'Etoile, Alcina, Turandot, Haroun and the Sea of Stories, Capriccio, and Acis and Galetea; the Playwrights Horizons' production of My Life with Albertine; Shakespeare in the Park's As You Like It; and the Metropolitan Opera production of Romeo and Juliette. Curran's work has also appeared on Broadway in James Joyce's The Dead for Playwrights Horizons and The Rivals at Lincoln Center Theater.Photo Credit: David Samuel Stern

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