Screening and Q & A
with Jenn Freeman & Alexander Hammer
Thursday, January 27, 2022 at 6:30pm
Join choreographer Jenn Freeman and director Alexander Hammer in a screening of a trailer for their forthcoming film and a Q&A regarding their project in development Is it Thursday Yet?, an evening length solo dance piece based on the life altering experience of receiving a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder at the age of 33.
JENN FREEMAN is an American choreographer, dance performer, and educator based in New York City. Most recently Jenn has been commissioned to set a new work on the Martha Graham Dance Company that will premiere in 2022. For over a decade Jenn has worked alongside Sonya Tayeh as her choreographic associate in the development of pieces and large scale productions for: American Ballet Theater, The Gibney Company, The Martha Graham Dance Company, The Juilliard School, Guggenheim Works & Process, LA Ballet, Cirque du Soleil, and more. Professionally, Jenn has danced in works by choreographers: Sonya Tayeh, Kyle Abraham, Larry Keigwin, Charlotte Boye-Christensen, and many others. Graduate NYU TISCH.
ALEXANDER HAMMER is a Director & Editor who explores many dimensions of storytelling. His work spans from scripted film & TV, feature documentary and music video to interactive content, experiential storytelling and live performances. He most recently directed a three part documentary series, EXPECTING AMY for HBO MAX.