Andrea Kleine’s work has spanned dance, theater, film, literature, and interdisciplinary projects. Her hybrid performance pieces have been presented at PS 122, Dance Theater Workshop, Danspace Project at St Mark's Church, Walker Art Center, Red Eye Theater, Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center, Mabou Mines, LMCC, Franklin Furnace/Future of the Present, The Kitchen, and many other venues and festivals in the US, Canada, and Europe. She has received numerous commissions, grants, and awards including support from the Jerome Foundation, Joyce Mertz-Gilmore Foundation, Fox/Samuels Foundation, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Slamdance Film Festival, IFP Market, New York State Council on the Arts, NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, and the New York State Music Fund, among others. She has been a Movement Research artist-in-residence, a Mabou Mines artist-in-residence, and a Montalvo Art Center literary fellow. She has received five MacDowell fellowships and the New York Foundation for the Arts fellowship award. Her critical writing has been published in The Los Angeles Review of Books, Everyday Genius, NYFA Current, and on her blog, The Dancers Will Win (thedancerswillwin.tumblr.com). She is currently working on a novel.
Andrea Kleine worked in the Irving Fine studio.
Youngstown Studio was given to MacDowell by friends of Miss Myra McKeown in Youngstown, OH, where she promoted both art and music. It was renamed Irving Fine Studio in 1972 in honor of Irving Fine, a distinguished composer, conductor, and teacher who was a MacDowell Fellow during the 1940s and 1950s. The simple interior of the studio…