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Karen Sherman

Karen Sherman makes performances that incorporate her background in dance, writing, theater, music, design, and the handyman arts. Her awards include a 2007 Bessie Award for her performance in Morgan Thorson's Faker, McKnight Foundation Fellowships in Choreography and Dance, a Bush Foundation Fellowship, and residencies at the MacDowell Colony, the Bogliasco Foundation in Liguria, Italy, and Vermont Performance Lab, among many others. She is a 2016–2017 Hodder Fellow at Princeton University.