In conjunction with his UMS performance, Fondly Do We Hope… Fervently Do We Pray, renowned dancer and choreographer Bill T Jones discusses how a work is made and the process of understanding it. Jones is the recipient of a Tony Award, Obie Award, the Samuel H. Scripps American Dance Festival Award for Lifetime Achievement; the Harlem Renaissance Award; and the MacArthur “Genius” Award. In 2000, The Dance Heritage Coalition named him An Irreplaceable Dance Treasure. With support from the University Musical Society (UMS), and the School of Music, Theatre and Dance.
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