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Tess Dworman is a Brooklyn-based choreographer and performer originally from Oak Park, IL. She studied at the Laban Centre in London and graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a BFA in Dance. In New York, her work has been presented by AUNTS, Center for Performance Research, Catch, Dixon Place, Danspace Project, Movement Research at the Judson Church, and New York Live Arts. She has been an artist in residence at Links Hall, Center for Performance Research, Gibney Dance Center, LMCC, PS122, and Snug Harbor. Dworman has an ongoing teaching practice and collaboration with Laurel Atwell that operates under the moniker WellMan. Within this practice, Atwell and Dworman offer classes in qi gong and meditation as a means of integrating wellness with artistry. As a performer, Dworman has had the pleasure of working with Juliana May, Yanira Castro, Sam Kim, Tere O'Connor, Moriah Evans, and Kim Brandt, among many others.

Upcoming Classes & Events


Past Classes & Events

Qi Gong + Meditation with WellMan

Mon, Sep 17 – Feb 25, 2018
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Qi Gong + Meditation with WellMan

Mon, Mar 5 – Aug 27, 2018
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Qi Gong

October 16, 2017
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