HT Chen & Dancers

South of Gold Mountain (excerpts)

Friday, May 19th | 6:30pm
Saturday, June 17, 2017 | 6:30pm
Location: The Yard's Patricia Nanon Theater

This performance follows residencies in March and May, and culminates in a performance of South of Gold Mountain performed by the company, and a work by Chilmark School students created during the March Residency. 

Guest performers include DanceTheYard artists.


H.T. Chen & Dancers is an innovative modern dance company which has created a uniquely Asian-American expression by embodying its cultural heritage. Infusing Western modern dance with the strength and beauty of Asian aesthetics, the Company's dynamic style has enchanted audiences across the United States, Europe and Asia since its inception in 1978.

Residency and performance highlights include: La MaMa Annex Theatre, the World Financial Center, Dance Theater Workshop, The Joyce Theater, Taipei Theater, and Lincoln Center Out of Doors (New York City); The Dance Center of Columbia College (Chicago); The Egg Performing Art Center (Albany, NY); Miami-Dade Community College (Miami); The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (Washington, D.C.); Theater Artaud (San Francisco); and Painted Bride Arts Center (Philadelphia). International touring has included two European tours and seven Asian tours to China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong.