Lauren Horn
laurenhorndances@gmail.com 

Education
Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude Amherst College | Amherst, MA May 2017

       • Majors: Psychology and Theatre and Dance
       • Thesis performance in Dance: The Invisibility of Identity

Grant and Awards

2021-2022

Free Center Independent Artist Fund Grant Recipient for the creation of "Renaissance Gyal

2019

Connecticut Dance Alliance Jump Start Award for Emerging Artists

2018

NEFA New England Dance Fund Grant Recipient

2015-2017

Winner of Amherst College’s Raymond Keith Bryant Prize for best performance in a Masquers Play

Choreographic Experience

2022

"Brown Stew Fish Story" commissioned by the New England Foundation For the Arts Regional Dance Development Initiative

2022

Guest Artist at Connecticut College in New London, CT

2021-Present

Artist in Residence:  APE's Distributed Curation at the Northampton Center for The Arts

2022

"Brown Stew Fish Story" commissioned by the New England Foundation For the Arts Regional Dance Development initiative

 

2021

"The ABC of Making Yourself Smaller"  presented by Small Moves Big Picture at the Northampton Center For The Arts

2021

"Diary of a New England Negro" presented by Loculus Collective at the Northampton Center for The Arts

2021

"Cleave" a solo presented at the Uconn Contemporary Art Galleries for the Radical Black Art Performance Series in Stoors, CT

2021

"@Me" a solo commissioned by Chop Shop Bodes of Work Festival in Bellevue, WA


2020

"Cleave" a solo commissioned by ThruLines in support of the Broadway Advocacy Coalition in Washington Height, NYC

2020

Distributed Curation Residency though A.P.E. Gallerey at 33 Hawley in Northampton, MA

2020

"East Rock" a solo piece created for La Sala Femme in Hartford CT

2019    

”Group Piece 2.0” a group piece created by Lauren Horn and performed at The Armory in  Somerville, MA  

                                    

2019
“Text Messages” a solo created by Lauren Horn and commissioned to be performed at The BAM Fisher Theater in Brooklyn, NYC

2019

“Femme_Factional.mp4” a solo created by Lauren Horn and commissioned to be performed in We Create!
Women in the Arts Festival in Boston, MA


2019
“Text Messages” a solo created by Lauren Horn and commissioned to be performed in Chop Shop Bodies of Work Festival in Belleview, WA


2018-2019
Artist in Residence, The Studio of Contemporary Dance and Thought

 

2019

“Paid_Promotion.mov” created by Lauren Horn in culmination of her time as the Artist in Residence at The Studio of Contemporary Dance and Thought
 

2017
“Techn0Whore” created by Lauren Horn, performed at the Studio of Contemporary Dance and Thought and The Northampton Center for the Arts

 

2017
“The Invisibility of Identity” a Senior Dance Thesis created by Lauren Horn, performed at Amherst College


Professional Dancer Experience


2017 to Present

Scapegoat Garden: “Liturgy|Order|Bridge” Directed by Deborah Goffe, choreographed in collaboration with the dancers, performed at The Boston ICA Wesleyan College, Hampshire College and The Studio of Contemporary Dance and Thought

2021

David Dorfman Dance 2+ " We Don't Own A Dog Dance" performed at Mystic Seaport Community Art Festival

2019
Rebecca Pappas/Pappas and Dancers: “Land“  performed in San Francisco,
CA


2017
Dante Brown Warehouse Dance: “Social Plaque” and “Bite” choreographed by Dante Brown, directed by Mike Abbbatiello, performed at 92Y and Triskelion Arts in NYC

 

2017 to Present
Scapegoat Garden: “Liturgy|Order|Bridge” Directed by Deborah Goffe, choreographed in collaboration  with the dancers, performed at Hampshire College and The Studio of Contemporary Dance and Thought


2017
Wendy Woodson and Company: “Sourcing the Stream” Directed by Wendy Woodson, choreographed in
collaboration with the dancers and performed at APE Gallery and Amherst College


2017
TNMOT AZTRO: “The Projector Series” choreographed and directed by Arien Wilkerson, performed at
Vox Populi


2012

National Arts and Humanities Awards Ceremony: choreographed by Corey Hutchens, performed at the
White House

Skills
Proficient in Spanish: 11 years of formal instruction and 4-month immersion study in Cuba


Microsoft Office Suite, Photoshop, iMovie, GarageBand, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn
 

Dancer with 19 years of experience in Tap Dance, African Dance, Modern Dance, Jazz Dance, Ballet, Swing Dance and Hip Hop.
 

Performed at the White House for The 2012 National Arts and Humanities Awards Ceremony