October 2019: "A Movement Flight"

"A Movement Flight" is a series of dance pieces that will be performed in local breweries across the country. It's the ultimate Happy Hour!


OctoberFest at Steel Stacks in Bethlehem, PA

Saturday, October 5th

This event is FREE. More information here!

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Second Street Brewery (Rufina Taproom) in Santa Fe, NM

Wednesday, October 9th

Tickets available here!


Temblor Brewing Company in Bakersfield, CA. This performance will feature local dance and musical talent along with beer and dinner!

Saturday, October 12th | 5-9PM

Tickets available here!

May 2019: “See me in your eye” at LaGuardia Performing Arts Center

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Schoen Movement Company’s first evening length work featuring dancers from Tunisa and America. Supported by Queens Council on the Arts, Baryshnikov Arts Center, Silo Dance Now, and LaGuardia Performing Arts Center.

May 16th-18th

April 2019: BAC Space Showing


We'll show our progress on "I see me in your eye / An American and Tunisian Collaboration" with a partial cast, including 3 of our dancers from Tunisia.

Thursday, April 11th | 12PM

November 2018


Our artistic director, Emily Schoen, was commissioned to create a piece for Columbia Ballet Collaborative! The piece is called "It starts with one" and will be performed at the Ailey Citigroup Theater.

Saturday, November 17th | 8pm

Sunday, November 18th | 3pm

September 2018


Your last chance to catch Jack Blackmon and AJ Parr in “Every Day: A Duet” is at the Liberty Hall Dance Festival in Union, NJ. This will be a site specific and historic version of the piece.

Saturday, September 29th | 1pm


Continuing our tour of “Every Day: A Duet”, Schoen Movement company will be performing on the outdoor stage at Jamaica Center for the Arts and Learning’s production of Making Moves. Don’t miss this chance to see this piece for FREE.

Saturday, September 22nd|6pm


“Every Day: A Duet” returns with a performance at the DanceNow Joe’s Pub Festival! Don’t miss Jack Blackmon and AJ Parr in this duet that centers around the dinner table as a place of coming together.

Thursday, September 6th|7pm

June 2018


Join Schoen Movement Company at this FREE event at Judson Memorial Church. This awesome event provides free food and performances for the public!

Wednesday, June 6th | 7pm

may 2018: joint boston masterclass


Emily Schoen of Schoen Movement Company will be co teaching a master class for Boston Area dancers with Rebecca McCormac of CoreDance.

Saturday, May 12th | 2:30-4:30PM

The Dance Complex
536 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139

May 2018: the gallery boston


Schoen Movement Company will be presenting a new duet in Pentacle Presents: The Gallery Boston this May at The Dance Complex in Cambridge, MA. 

Friday + Saturday, May 11th+12th | 8PM

  Tickets are available here.

January 2018: APAP Showcase

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Showcasing work with Pentacle: Gallery Artists

Sunday, January 14th
New York City Center, Studio 4

october 2017: tunisia!


With support from the US Embassy in Tunis, Dance Motion USA / Brooklyn Academy of Music, and our local community, three SMC dancers traveled to Tunisia for two weeks in October. We taught daily professional classes through our local partner, L’association Hayyou’Raqs, and collaborated with a small cast of local dancers on a new piece. DMUSA / BAM sponsored a livestream of the performance and broadcasted it all over the world. 

September 2017: joe's pub


Schoen Movement was at Joe's Pub this September. The festival, DanceNOW, was in it's 22nd Season and brought you 40 companies/artists over the course of 4 nights.

Saturday, September 9th | 7:00PM

august 2017: teaching in wisconsin


In August, Emily Schoen went back to her hometown in Wisconsin to teach at Accent on Dance Studios. She had a blast contributing to the community where she grew up dancing!

July 2017: open doors dance festival

Schoen Movement Company rep went all the way to Iowa in July for the Open Doors Dance Festival, where we presented an evening of duets with much joy, and spent the remainder of the week teaching and creating with students. Check out a clip below (which includes snippets of the duet we created live).

May 2017: Residency with Houston Met Dance Company

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In May, Schoen Movement Company went to Houston where we created a new work for METdance. The piece "the grounding place." features an original score by Glen Fittin and costume design by Márion Talán of Juilliard.

december 14, 2016: a movement flight

On December 14th, Schoen Movement Company is presenting an evening of dance performance at the iconic Brooklyn Brewery.

We're remixing material from our Rockaway Brewery show in May, and bringing on 2 uber-talented guest companies: LoudHoundMovement and B.S Movement. Come see sophisticated, exciting works of art from THREE companies while mingling and drinking beer brewed on site. Get tickets here!

Fall 2016: Jamaica Center for the art and learning artist-in-residence

Emily Schoen was named an Artist-In-Residence for the Jamaica Center for the Arts and Learning for Fall 2016! The residency is awarded through Exploring the Metropolis and is supported by the Mertz Gilmore Foundation, among others. It supports the creation of a new work in an underutilized space. Check out highlights of our new piece "Thou Mayest," inspired by John Steinbeck's book, East of Eden.

august 2016: jacob's pillow

Schoen Movement Company performs "Man, Woman, and Violin" at Jacob's Pillow.

August 2016: Workshop and New Piece COMMISSION at MPSA in Honolulu

Schoen Movement Company has been invited to create a new piece on the students of Mid Pacific School of the Arts in Honolulu, HI. 




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Schoen Movement Company integrates dance into a social evening out, paired with a food vendor and local brewed beer from Rockaway Brewery. Immersive art meets social nightlife.


march 2016: mark morris incubator series

Emily taught master classes at Mark Morris on March 1st and 3rd at 10am- 1pm.

January 2016: Apap

Schoen Movement Company has joined forces with Loni Landon, Gregory Dolbashian, and Adam Barruch to bring you an independent, self-produced showcase highlighting their current work.

Fall 2015: The Hartt School senior concert

Emily choreographed a solo remix version of "In One Ear And Out My Brother" for Jillian Foley. She performed her solo at The Hartt School in Connecticut.

July 1st, 2015: Jacob's Pillow Inside/Out Festival


Schoen Movement Company returned to Jacob's Pillow Inside/Out Festival to premiere the works created during the Catskills Mountain Foundation Residency. It was a return invitation not to be passed up!

April 2015: Catskills Mountain Foundation Residency

Schoen Movement Company spent one week at Orpheum Performing Arts Center in Hunter, NY working on the creation of 2 new company works. This was made possible by the generous support of the Catskills Mountain Foundation.


Emily Schoen created a new work titled "Mind the Gap" for the professional group Long Island Dance Project based in Garden City, Long Island.




Schoen Movement Company presented as part of the first 14th Street Y APAP Showcase.





Emily Schoen created a new work titled "Mind the Gap" for 6 women on Salve Regina University's Extensions Dance Company in Newport, Rhode Island.

August 14th, 2014: Jacob's Pillow Inside/Out

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Schoen Movement Company makes it's premiere as an official group at the glorious and historic Jacob's Pillow.

April 23-24th, 2014: WestFest Top Floor

Schoen Movement Company presented a new work titled "Space and Play." "Space and Play" is an abstract piece examining 3 ways of bringing focus to the space: by describing its boundaries; by being with it as is- using stillness, smallness, and simplicity to make dancers minimalists within the room that holds them; or by filling it with movement and energy to give space a pulse. Original sound score by Adam Crawley.