Jane Comfort

Performing Arts, 2000

Jane Comfort was honored with a Bessie Award for her work, Underground River. Her company has been presented by such venues as Lincoln Center’s Serious Fun! Festival, The Joyce Theater, Classic Stage Company, P.S. 122, Dance Theater Workshop, The American Center in Paris, Antwerp’s de Singel Theater, and many theaters and colleges nationally and internationally.

Awards and Accomplishments


Jane Comfort Company performs in the DANCENOW Festival at Joe's Pub, New York,


Jane Comfort and Company was chosen as one of 5 companies to receive an Incubator late-stage residency from the American Dance Institute for the completion of the company's new evening length work, Beauty

2010: Comfort receives Guggenheim Fellowship

2003: Comfort receives New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship

2002: Comfort receives Philip Morris New Choreography Grant

2002: Comfort receives Mary Flagler Cary Grant