Larry Keigwin

2012 Solo Choreographer

Commissioned by Nic Lincoln

  Photo credit: Matthew Murphy

Photo credit: Matthew Murphy

Larry Keigwin is a native New Yorker and graduate from Hofstra University, where he received a BA in Dance. He founded KEIGWIN + COMPANY in 2003 and as Artistic Director, Keigwin has lead the company as it has performed at theaters and dance festivals throughout New York City and across the country.

In addition to his work with K+C, recent commissions include Works & Process at the Guggenheim, The Juilliard School, The New York City Ballet's Choreographic Institute, and The Martha Graham Dance Company, among many others.

In 2010, Keigwin was named the Vail International Dance Festival's first artist in residence, during which time he created and premiered a new work with four of ballet's most prominent stars. He most recently staged the opening event of Fashion Week: "Fashion's Night Out: The Show," which was produced by Vogue Magazine. Keigwin recently choreographed the Musical Tales of the City, at the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco and the recent revival of the new off-Broadway production of Rent. In 2004, Dance Magazine named Keigwin in their annual list of "25 To Watch."

Keigwin's other choreographic credits include work as an associate choreographer for both The Radio City Rockettes and the Off-Broadway musical The Wild Party