Bill T. Jones' Story/Time Premieres in New Jersey Jan. 21

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Tony Award winner and Kennedy Center Honoree Bill T. Jones and the Arnie Zane Dance Company premiere Story/Time Jan. 21 at New Jersey's Montclair State University.

Bill T. Jones
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Jones, a Tony winner for Spring Awakening and Fela!, directs his latest piece that runs through Jan. 29 in the Alexander Kasser Theater.

Jones also choreographed the piece with Janet Wong, and appears in the production alongside members of his company. Story/Time has text by Jones, music by Ted Coffey, production design by Bjorn Amelan, lighting design by Robert Wierzel and costume design by Liz Prince.

Here's how the work is billed: "Story/Time finds Jones engaging in the beloved form of storytelling, offering glancing takes on ideas, feelings and impressions from his life. Inspired by John Cage’s Indeterminacy, a performance of ninety one-minute stories, Jones creates a landscape of dance, music, and his own stories, arranged by chance procedure."

The piece was co-commissioned by Peak Performances @ Montclair State (NJ) and the Walker Art Center.

For tickets, visit PeakPerfs.org.

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