Zaman Dance Theatre Collective



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Our commitment is to present a diverse, humanistic, and globally astute presentation of art, through movement, prose, and supporting art forms.

About the Company


A diversified blend of performance and artistry- the collaborative of artists are committed to a diverse, humanistic, and globally astute presentation of art; through movement, theatrical, and supporting art forms.

Zaman Dance Theatre Collective is comprised of dancers, actors, vocalists and performance poets currently residing in New Jersey and New York . Individually and collectively the artists have performed and been commissioned throughout the USA, Europe, Canada, the Caribbean and the continent of Africa. Our philosophical premise is "transformative art" with a mission to foster social growth through narrative performance.  In addition to performing ZDTC artists' have been employed to use their artistry to educate youth,  adolescents and adults in various settings.

Zaman Dance Theatre Collective is the host company of Modern Renaissance X and the Essex County MetroWest Dance Festival- In Celebration of National Dance Week.  The company offers a myriad of performance, educational, and outreach programs.


Zaman Dance Theatre Collective's excerpt of The Femoirs Project

New Jersey High School Dance Festival Gala Performance Union City, NJ


Souls of Our Sisters, an excerpt of The Femoirs Project was performed at the 2015 Outlet Dance Project Festival at Grounds for Sculpture in Hamilton, NJ. This segment of work physicalizes the spirit of 4 women who are incarcerated through movement, poetic and song narrative. The poems are written by incarcerated women, courtesy of Beyondmedia Education Women and Prison project.  

Modern Renaissance X- Action: Performance, Protest & Awareness
The F.M. Kirby Shakespeare Theatre Madison, NJ