More Than I Should

Jane Franklin Dance returns to Theatre on the Run with More Than I Should, exploring themes of vulnerability, balance and control, progression, self-awareness and passion. PROGRAM Featuring Jane Franklin Dance Philip Baraoidan, Michala Conroy, Ryan Carlough, Carly Johnson, Kelsey Rohr, Amy Scaringe, Kevin White and Forty+ Project performers Choreography Ryan Carlough, Emily Crews, Jane Franklin, […]

October 27 at the Athenaeum

Jane Franklin Dance returns to the Athenaeum with PLANE, a collection of new works that respond to the location through themes of balanced predictability, progression, self-awareness and passion. PROGRAM Stratum contrasts the desire to not-be-seen with the opposite urge to become larger than life. Spanish guitar by Manuel Granada, “Romance Anonimo” accompanies duets that accumulate […]

Watch the River Flow

Jane Franklin Dance returns to the Athenaeum with new works that respond to the exhibit Potomac River Life in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the enactment of the Clean Water Act. Featuring performers Philip Baraoidan, Ryan Carlough, Kelsey Rohr, Amy Scaringe, Kevin White with Music by Violet Barnhart, Mark Sylvester and Choreography Ryan Carlough, […]

Watch the River Flow

Performance in response to NVFAA’s Potomac River Life Jane Franklin Dance returns to the Athenaeum with new works that respond to the current exhibit Potomac River Life. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the enactment of the Clean Water Act, The Athenaeum Gallery features DC, Virginia, and Maryland artists whose works explore the Potomac […]

June 4 and 5, 2022

Only You, Saturday June 4 at 7 pm and Sunday June 5 at 5 pm Purchase a ticket and add a donation at the same time: Give Lively Donate to Only You    View the Invitation Only You a season-ending performance by Jane Franklin Dance takes place at Arlington’s blackbox Theatre on the Run in the […]

Recent

Enjoy recent performances: Here at Dogtown Dance Theatre, Richmond, Bits & Pieces at the Athenaeum, In Place at TOTR, Climate (Oct 2021) at the Athenaeum plus bonus features.  Purchases help sustain the Artist Support Fund. Click on the photo to load.

Vintage JFD

Welcome to a collection of performances from past years, venues and specific sites around Northern Virginia and Washington DC. Selections rotate. Click on the photo to load.

2020 Virtual Shows

The unusual restrictions of covid-19 brought about different methods to connect with audiences .  Several platforms helped us to present live stream performances through 2020. Click on the photos to load. HIDDEN TALENTS a Nov 7, 2020 performance from Inner Ear, a recording studio founded in Arlington, Virginia by musician and recording engineer Don Zientara. […]