30 Nov 2016
Ty Boomershine was trained at the Fort Hayes School for the Performing Arts in Columbus, Ohio and earned his BFA magna cum laude in dance from Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri. He has worked with Dan Wagoner; DANCENOISE; Merce Cunningham Repertory Ensemble; Gus Solomons, Jr; Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company; Ton Simons, Dance Works Rotterdam; Leine & Robana; Giulia Mureddu; Emio Greco|PC; Lucinda Childs Dance; and the Robert Wilson/Philip Glass opera Einstein on the Beach. He has presented his own work at Movement Research, and Danspace Project at St. Marks Church in New York, as well as at OT301, and the Holland Festival in Amsterdam. Boomershine has done work for the International Choreographic Arts Center Amsterdam and he continues to arrange and develop workshops and creative/educational residencies for and with Lucinda Childs. As a teacher, Boomershine has taught for professional companies, festivals, universities and open professional studios throughout Europe, the United States, Asia, and South America. He has taught workshops and master classes for Lucinda Childs and Emio Greco, and he assists Childs in the setting of her works.