Thomas Ford is a NYC-based dance artist and writer. He is the founding director of companyONE, a pre-professional training program, and year-round faculty at the Joffrey Ballet School (NY). His choreographic work has appeared at venues like the Joyce Theater and the Ailey Citigroup Theater, and most recently been presented at [email protected]
, the Peridance APEX Showcase, the Capezio A.C.E. Awards and the STEPS Performance Lab. His writing has appeared in ELLE, Dance Magazine, Dance Spirit and the Brooklyn Rail.
Thomas has a BA in communications from Marymount Manhattan College and is currently pursuing an MFA in dance at Hunter College. The National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts (NFAA/YoungArts) recognized him as a Presidential Scholar.