Past Highlights

Masterclasses / Residencies (Dances Staged):

The Juilliard School
Barnard College
The New School
Southern Oregon University
Sadlers Wells Theatre - London, England
High School of Performing and Visual Arts -Houston, TX
Interlochen Festival of the Arts
Center for Contemporary Arts, St. Louis, MO
University of California at Santa Barbara,
University of California at Irvine
Grinnell University
Old Dominion University
Southern Methodist University
Dickinson College
Indiana University at PA
Long Island University
Stockton College
Wells College
Merrimack College
Ballet Met in Texas
Tulane University
Broward Community College
Jewish Community Center – Sherman, CT
Point Park College
Manhattanville College
Montclair State University



Edinburgh Fringe Festival – Booking Dance Festival within a Festival, performances of Zone A, Edinburgh, Scotland, August 2012
92nd Street Y, NYC, shared program, February 2012
The Joyce Theater Family Matinee Series, NYC, December 2012
National Foundation for the Advancement of the Arts, Choreography for Presidential Scholars performance at the Kennedy Center, June 2012


New York Season, Soaking WET series at West End Theater, May 2011
Joyce SoHo – SONIC Festival, Commission from Joyce Theater Foundation and New Moves Festival, premiered Zone A at Joyce SoHo, October 2011


92nd Street Y, NYC, Fridays at Noon, performance of Drinking the Sky, April 30, 2010
Citicorp Theater, NYC, Eugene Lang College, New School for Liberal Arts
World Premiere of Charlotte, choreographed by Rebecca Stenn, April 30, May 1
Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Booking Dance Festival, performances of commissioned solo – Drinking the Sky, August 7-14, 2010


New York Season, Joyce SoHo, World Premiere of Chopped and Screwed, June 11-14, 2009
92nd Street Y, performance excerpts of Chopped and Screwed, December 4, 2009


Danspace Project, performance of Periphery, New York City, May 5, 2008
Danceworks, company tour to Milwaukee, WI performance of evening length concert, June 2008
Lincoln Center Open Stages Program – July 2008


APAP Showcase, City Center, New York City – January 22
Jewish Community Center Performances, New York City – January 25, 27
Symphony Space, Dance Sampler- New York City, April 28
Young Audience Performances, New Jersey – March 26 and May 31
Mainstage Theater, Universitry of Wisconsin Milwaukee – July 27, 29
New York Season at Dance New Amsterdam – December 3-9 2007


APAP Showcase, City Center, New York City – January 23
Residency with Houston High School of Performing Arts – February 20-24
Lincoln Center Open Stages Program – February 20-24
New Jersey Young Audience performance – April 6
Premiere of new work in progress at 92nd Street Y, NYC – May 5
New Jersey Young Audience performance – May 15
Tea Dances with Jody Sperling, NYC – May 20
Maintstage Theater, Milwaukee, WI – July 29
Residency with New Orleans Ballet Association – September 27-October 1
Long Island University Performance – October 7
Tea Dances with Jody Sperling – October 14
New Jersey Young Audience Show – October 17


John Michael Kohler Arts Center – Perks invited to create a second Connecting Communities evening length work in Wisconsin, 4 week residency, January 28-February 28 2005
New Orleans Ballet Association – Solo performance and residency, June 2005
New York Season, Danspace, St. Marks Church – Fall 2005
The Joyce Theater – Gala Fundraiser, October 19, 2005
Dance Theater Workshop – Family Matters, October 1, 2005


The Joyce Theater, Altogether Different Festival – New York City, Jan 7, 10, 11, 12
Princeton, NJ –School Performance, March 5
SUNY New Paltz – Performance, April 14
Ho Hokus, New Jersey – Performance, May 4
Lincoln Center - Artist in Residence, Teaching at Open Stages Program, June 28-July10
Fire Island Dance Festival – Performances, July 18
Dance Theater Workshop – Family Matters, performance of Walt’s Travels – Sept 18
Joyce SoHo - October – Begin year long residency, start work on new full evening length concert entitled, “Home”
Quad Cities, Rock Island, IL – October 17-31 Two week residency/ performances
Young Audience performance, New Jersey – December 1
Remember Project, St. Marks Church – December 4


El Paso Performing Arts Center – Feb 8, 2003, El Paso, TX
University of Nevada – Feb 5, 2003, Reno, NV
St. Marks - Danspace – March 10- 16, 2003 New York City Season
Harkness Dance Project – June 13, 92nd Street Y, New York City
Bologna Arts Center – Cleveland, Mississippi, July 23-25
Culture Festival – The Joyce Theater’s pick, Sept 20, Battery Park, NYC
Neuberger Museum of Art at Purchase College – Commissioned to create 30 minute work, September 21
Dickinson College – performance December 3, Carlisle, PA


This Ain’t the Nutcracker, January 3-6, 2002, Pittsburgh, PA
Stockton College – January 8-11, Stenn creates new work on students
Barnard College – April 18-21, Miller Theatre, NYC, Stenn is Artist in Residence
Clark Studio Theatre, Lincoln Center – VIA performance of Kandinsky’s Sounds, Jan 30, 2002, NYC
Hollywood, Florida Arts Center – February 21-25, 2002
Dance Salad - Wortham Center, Houston, TX, March 28-31, 2002
JCC – Duet performance, April 6, Sherman, CT
New Orleans Ballet Association – Dream Child Moving, July 10-27, 2002


Millbrook School – Millbrook, NY, January 19, 2001
Merrimack College – Boston, MA, January 23-25, 2001
Kohler Arts Center – January 28-February 18, 2001 (create and premiere Dream Child Moving)
Wells College – New York, March 2-4, 2001
SUNY Purchase – Pepsico Theatre, March 24, 2001
Lincoln Center Student Program – Teaching NYC highschool students, August 20-24
Theatre in the Trees – Kent, CT Annual Company Benefi - September 1, 2001, Company in residence, August 26-September 1
Dancenow Downtown Arts Festival – NYC, Joyce SoHo, September 6, 2001
NEPAC Arts Conference – September 13-15, Pittsburgh, PA
New Orleans Ballet Association - October 28-November 2 (first week of 4 week residency)
Annenberg Center – Philadelphia, PA, October 23-25
Ritz Carleton Philadelphia – Benefit, Dance Affiliates, November 3
Upper Manhattan Arts Project - Evening of Choreographers, St. Michaels Church, NYC, November 8
Attack Theatre – This Ain’t the Nutcracker, December 27-30


Barnard College – Artist in Residence
Peter Britt Festival – Company performances, Medford, OR
Southern Oregon University – week-long residency/workshop
New Orleans Ballet Association – performances New Orleans, LA
John Michael Kohler Arts Center – performances Sheboygan, WI
Huntington, NY – Festival of the Arts – performances
Sunset Performing Arts Center, Carmel, CA – performances
Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA – weeklong resdiency and performances
Kaatsbaan - Poughkeepsie, NY – Gala benefit with Martine Van Hamel
Indiana, PA – Perks residency and performance (grant from PA Council for Arts)


Dancing in the Streets – Commissioned to create site specific duet, The Morning, premiered at Wave Hill, NYC
Residency – Parrish Art Museum – South Hampton, NY - week long creative period, open rehearsals, lecture demos, culminating in performance on the green at Agawam Park
John Michael Kohler Arts Center – Rebecca Stenn Company invited to perform in opening ceremonies of new multi-million dollar performing arts center, Sheboygan, WI
Wellesley College – Exploration Project, performance at Wellesley College Arts Center
New Moves Festival – Pick of the Crop Dance, perform “Iguana”, “Zimzum”, Buffalo, NY
Pennsylvania Council for the Arts – Residency at Dickinson College, PA
Theater in the Trees – 3rd Annual companybenefit performance, Kent, CT
Downtown Dance Festival - Battery Park, NYC
Houston’s High School of Performing Arts - set “Trading Sevens”, “WalkThis Way” Houston, TX
Downtown Arts Festival – Company perform “Iguana”, Joyce Soho, NYC
Wadsworth Atheneum – Company perform two family shows, Hartford, CT


Lincoln Center – "Meet the Artist"series – Rebecca Stenn Company, New York City students, NYC
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival – Inside/Outside series Rebecca Stenn Company, Lee, MA
Carnegie Hall Weill Recital Hall – Perform solo with Jazz artist Dmitri Matheny
Center of Contemporary Arts – Rebecca Stenn Company week long residency, five performances International Festival of Arts and Ideas – Rebecca Stenn Company, NewHaven,CT
Waterfront Festival – Tidewater Performing Arts Society, Virginia Beach, VA


Lincoln Center – “Meet the Artist” – Rebecca Stenn Company, New York City
Sonic Boom Festival, Miller Theater – Choreographed 40 minute solo to music of Peter Maxwell Davies
Merkin Concert Hall – Premiere Gasp”, perform “Khaen”, NYC
The Annenberg Center (Next Move Festival Rebecca Stenn Company performances, Philadelphia, PA


The Kitchen – “Thinning of the Veil” Evening of solos with composer Jaron Lanier, NYC
La MaMa ETC – Rebecca Stenn Company – New York season, five performances, NYC
Copenhagen Festival ‘96 – commissioned to create piece for American, Japanese, Danish dancers and musicians, performed in real time over the internet from Tokyo, NYC, Copenhagen
Juggernaut Theatre – choreography and dancers for“The Wild Party” performed off-off Broadway, NYC
– performances of Khaen with Jaron Lanier, NYC


Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival – Rebecca Stenn Company Inside/Outside series, Lee, MA
Grinnell University – Rebecca Stenn Company performances and week long residency Grinnell, Iowa
Lobero Theatre – “Choreofest”, premiere “Instrumental Formations”, Santa Barbara, CA
Summerfest – New Performance Gallery, Rebecca Stenn Company, San Francisco, CA
Cunningham Studio – Rebecca Stenn Company, premiere New York Season, NYC