Donna Uchizono

Performing Arts, 2002

Since 1988, Donna Uchizono’s dance works have been presented at many New York venues, including The Kitchen, PS 122, and the Whitney Museum on 42nd Street. Regionally, she has been commissioned by Minneapolis’s New Dance Ensemble and by the National Performance Network. Internationally she has toured to Spain, Belgium, Portugal, and Argentina. Uchizono is the recipient of a 1998 Guggenheim Fellowship, consecutive National Endowment for the Arts fellowships from 1993–95, and NYFA fellowships in 1996 and 2000. She has taught workshops and master classes extensively in the United States and across Europe.

Awards and Accomplishments


Donna Uchizono Company received two Bessie nominations: Rebecca Serrell Cyr for her performance in Fire Underground and State of Heads for Best Revival

2005: Uchizono receives a CalArts Alpert Award for Dance

2003: Uchizono receives New York Foundation for the Arts BUILD Grant

2003: Uchizono receives Mary Flagler Cary Grant

2003: Uchizono receives National Endowment for the Arts grant