James Graham Dance Theatre


CORD/SDHS Conference

James Graham presents his research “The Book is my Body: Demystifying the Improvisational Pedagogy of Gaga”

at the annual CORD/SDHS conference Sunday, October 22, 2017.


September 28 – October 1, 2017

ODC Theater, San Francisco, CA

“Alpha Mouse”…an evening-length dancetheatre piece looking at gender and the desire to understand.  With a cast of 13 dancers!

SF Chronicle article

Daily Cal article


Lake Tahoe Dance Festival

July 26-28, Tahoe City, CA

JGDT performs an excerpt of “Mouse Marrow” (duet) with Galen Rogers and James Graham


June 22-24, 2017  ODC Theater, SF

“Two Dimes and a Nickel”  (World Premiere)

James Sofranko commissions James Graham to choreograph for his Repertory Company SFDanceWorks.



James Graham & Sebastian Grubb were recently awarded an IZZIE (Isadora Duncan) Award for Outstanding Achievement in Performance as an Ensemble in their duet performance of JGDT’s “HOMEROOM.”

“Going Gaga: Q&A with James Graham”

Published May 2017

Interview and conversation with Culture Vulture’s David Moreno about Gaga, being a teacher in the Bay Area, and JGDT’s work.


July Workshops:

Lyon, France

July 1-3, 2017

Resodancer produced/hosted a Gaga and JGDT Repertory workshop.

Paris, France

July 3-8, 2017

Gaga Paris produced/hosted a Gaga, Repertory, and Improvisation workshop taught by James Graham and Stefan Ferry in Micadanses Studios.
***With a special performance of “HOMEROOM” by Sebastian Grubb & James Graham July 7!