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Wednesday, August 14, 2019

9/11 Table of Silence Project: Call for Dancers

9/11 Table of Silence Project

Dance/NYC is pleased to join with Buglisi Dance Theatre, its partner Steps on Broadway, and all of our professional colleagues and friends from the NYC dance community on the ninth presentation of the 9/11 Table of Silence Project performance ritual for peace at Lincoln Center streamed live around the world. Since the inaugural performance in 2011, nearly 1400 dancers have performed in the Table of Silence Project, and close to one million people have viewed the live stream across all 50 states and in 129 countries.

A Call to Action: New Yorker for Dance Jacqulyn Buglisi invites all dance companies and dancers with professional experience to unite with her in this much needed message of solidarity and peace among nations, and to touch the hearts of many from the cultural capital of America to the world. We breathe in one breath in service of something greater - jb

Wednesday, August 14th, 7:30-10:00 pm
at Steps on Broadway

Advance Registration Required by August 12th. E-mail to with “Table of Silence Project– Dance/NYC” in the subject line: 1) Full Name; 2) Resume with dance experience; 3) Dance Photo; 4) Phone Number. Dancers must receive an email confirmation from Buglisi Dance Theatre to attend the Call for Dancers on 8/14.
Rehearsals begin August 20th

PERFORMANCE & LIVE STREAM: Wednesday, September 11, 2019 | Josie Robertson Plaza, Lincoln Center | 8:20am | Free and open to all.

Past performers of the Table of Silence Project are not required to attend the Call for Dancers, but must confirm their participation at

INFO: | 212-719-3301

A group of people dressed in all white sit around a fountain in a circle with legs crossed and arms raised in the air. Two more circles of people in the same clothing and position surround them, and an audience stands around at the back.
Photo by Terri Gold

Check out footage from Table of Silence Project Preview:

The Table of Silence Project represents the common threads of humanity which unite all mankind into a single force with common goals and aspirations regardless of race, culture, or religion. Through this event, we wish to achieve the dual purpose of celebrating and honoring peace and freedom for all people suffering oppression, through listening, a united moment of silence - a call for Peace in our world. - Jacqulyn Buglisi

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