Ronald Brown

Performing Arts, 2002

Ronald Brown founded Evidence Dance Company in 1985, and the company has been presented extensively in the United States and internationally, including engagements at the Joyce Theater, Jacob’s Pillow, the Spoleto Festival U.S.A., Aaron Davis Hall, The Walker Art Center, and the Colorado Dance Festival. Brown has also been commissioned to create works for the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, and Philadanco. His awards include a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Def Dance Jam Workshop Award as Mentor of the Year, a fellowship from the New York Foundation for the Arts, and three National Endowment for the Arts fellowships.

Awards and Accomplishments

2006: Brown receives USA Artists Award

2002: Brown receives New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship

2002: Evidence receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant