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Is It Thursday Yet?

Dec 8—23, 2023

Co-Created, Co-Choreographed, and Performed by Jenn Freeman
Co-Created, Co-Choreographed, and Directed by Sonya Tayeh
Composed and Performed by Holland Andrews

A dance of discovery. A brain in motion. A life on the spectrum.

Is It Thursday Yet? is a stunning tapestry of dance, live music and home video footage that invites you into the unique complexities of dancer and choreographer Jenn Freeman’s life following her Autism Spectrum Disorder diagnosis at age 33. Since then, she has navigated an endless sea of epiphanies, examining childhood memories through this new lens.

Scored with original live music from composer and vocalist Holland Andrews with a set by Rachel Hauck (Tony Award winner, Hadestown), this engrossing new work is co-created and co-choreographed by Freeman and the electrifying Sonya Tayeh (Tony Award winner, Moulin Rouge!).

A PAC NYC Commission.

Learn more about Jenn’s Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) diagnosis and how it informed the creation of this uplifting, dance-theatre production receiving its World Premiere at La Jolla Playhouse before coming to PAC NYC. Read the San Diego Union-Tribune feature

Photo of Jenn Freeman by Mike Esperanza.

A moving, cathartic journey of the mind. Is It Thursday Yet? is a testament to the liberating and life-affirming power of dance.

The San Diego Union-Tribune

A collaboration between two badass choreographers at the shiny new Perelman Performing Arts Center.

New York Magazine

Holland Andrews
A gender fluid individual with cropped dark hair, blue dangling earrings and a red shirt stares straight ahead with a neutral expression
Holland Andrews Composer / Performer
Jenn Freeman
A white woman with long blonde hair and blue eyes wears a black turtleneck and stares straight at the camera
Jenn Freeman Co-Creator / Co-Choreographer / Performer
Sonya Tayeh
A woman with brown eyes and long black hair with one side partially shaved wears a three quarter length black t shirt with her arms slightly crossed in front of her. Her floral and ladybug arm tattoo sticks out slightly from under her shirt sleeve.
Sonya Tayeh Co-Creator / Co-Choreographer / Director

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