Words on Dance: Andy Blankenbuehler & Sarah Kaufman
About Andy Blankenbuehler
Andy Blankenbuehler, three-time Tony Award winner for his choreography (In the Heights, Hamilton, Bandstand), discusses dance's major storytelling role in theater and film with Sarah L. Kaufman, Pulitzer Prize-winning dance critic of The Washington Post. Includes film clips and live dance.
Andy Blankenbuehler's choreographic toolbox involves rhythm, syncopation, tension and detail. Working with great musical talents like Lin Manuel Miranda and Alex Lacamoire, Andy Blankenbuehler has garnered numerous awards in dance and theater, including the Kennedy Center Honors for his work on the musical Hamilton, and a special 2015 Drama Desk Award for his achievement in the theater.