Half Life is choreographed by Doug Varone and The Beauty in Gray is created by Bryan Arias as a part of Taylor Company Commissions. New York City Ballet star Sara Mearns performs Dances of Isadora at the PTAMD Lincoln Center Season.
A second ICONS performance is produced with works by Mr. Taylor, Isadora Duncan and Trisha Brown.
In May, Mr. Taylor names Taylor dancer Michael Novak as Artistic Director Designate.
In August, Mr. Taylor dies at age 88, his obituary is printed on the front page of The New York Times.
In September, Novak is named Artistic Director by the Taylor Foundation Board and becomes the second Artistic Director in the history of the Company.