A 117-year-old former cotton gin factory may be an unexpected place to find performances by award-winning dancers and choreographers. But since launching in 2012, Tanz Farm—the brainchild of Goat Farm coowner Anthony Harper and Glo founding artist Lauri Stallings—has fulfilled its mission of becoming a destination for cutting-edge contemporary dance. Their signature event: a four-part performance series from noted artists, which this year kicked off with French choreographer Fabien Prioville’s Time for Us, an exploration of human connection. 1200 Foster Street, tanzfarm.com
This article originally appeared in our November 2015 issue.