Silas Riener

Dancer, choreographer, and teacher who has performed with Chantal Yzermans, Takehiro Ueyama, Christopher Williams, Joanna Kotze, Jonah Bokaer, Rebecca Lazier, Tere O’Connor, Wally Cardona, and Kota Yamazaki. He was a member of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company from 2007-2012. His own work has been curated at EMPAC, The Chocolate Factory, CATCH, LMCC’s River to River Festival, Danspace Project, and the BFI Gallery in Miami. He was a member of LMCC’s Extended Life Dance Development Program, a 2014 City Center Choreographic Fellow, and a Mellon Artist-in-Residence at The Newhouse Center for the Humanities at Wellesley College. He has been collaborating with Rashaun Mitchell since 2009. SLC, 2017–