To contact Kimerer about speaking, teaching, performing, or participating in other projects, please email:

April 27, 2023. Mexico City, Mexico. Kimerer will give a keynote speech at the International Colloquium on Dance and Transdisciplinary Studies hosted by the Universidad Iberoamericana.

November 26, 2022, 2 PM. Six members of the LaMothe Gee Family perform a Holiday Concert at Gardenworks! Check out this highlight reel:

February 25, 2022, 9 PM. The documentary “Why We Dance” will air on the long running Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) show, The Nature of Things. This gorgeous episode, brought to life by filmmaker Nathalie Bibeau, features Kimerer and her philosophy!

October 27-28, 2021. Spelman College, Atlanta, GA. Kimerer will be a guest speaker in the Department of Philosophy.

August 21, 2021, 7 PM. Nietzsche! The Musical will make its first public appearance in a free reading at the Fort Salem Theater, Salem NY. More information at

June 5, 2021. Salem Under the Stars. Come join us at a fundraiser concert at Gardenworks to support the Fort Salem Theater! Wine and cheese will be served!


March 2, 2020. Kimerer will be in Neuendettelsau, Germany at the Augustana Theological Seminary, giving a keynote presentation on Nietzsche, Dance, and Philosophy for a conference on Religion and Dance!

November 8, 2019. Kimerer will be at Duke University, speaking about her work as part of the Ruby Fridays Arts lecture series! Click HERE.

July 4, 2019. Join the LaMothe Gee Family at the Fourth of July Parade in Salem NY! We will have our own float, and be singing songs from Happy If!

December 27-30, 2018. The LaMothe Gee Family is excited to announce five performances of Happy If Happy When at the Gene Frankel Theatre, 24 Bond Street, in New York City! For more information, please visit:

September 5, 12, 19 2018. Happy If Happy When is delighted to appear in the Acorn Theatre, Theatre Row, as part of the NEW YORK NEW WORKS THEATRE FESTIVAL! 7 PM. For more information, please visit:

July 26, 27, 28, 2018. NEW YORK CITY PREMIERE of HAPPY IF HAPPY WHEN! We will be performing our original musical as part of the Tenth Annual Planet Connection Theatre Festivity, at The Clemente, on Suffern Street in the Lower East Side of New York, NY!

May 11, 2018. “Why We Dance: Kinetic Creativity and the Wisdom of Desire.” A lecture/performance given as part of the annual Creativity Conference hosted by the SUNY Upstate Medical School, Syracuse, NY.

April 2018. Celebrating the publication of the journal I edited on dance, religion, and the earth: Dancing on Earth! It is a special issue of the Journal of Dance Movement and Spiritualities. DMAS 4.2. WEBSITE

August – March, 2017-8. I am serving as a “thought partner” for Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers in their newest piece, The Faith Project/ The Door. 

November 18, 2017. “A Poetic Approach to Feminist Philosophy of Religion and Dance: A Paper-Performance,” Feminist Theory and Religious Reflections, American Academy of Religion.

November 18, 2017. “Dancing Immanence,” Seminar on New Materialism, Religion, and Planetary Thinking, American Academy of Religion,

October 22, 2017. “Speaking the Words: Performing Dance Philosophy,” A Lecture-Demonstration, Society for Dance History Scholars.

July 21, 22, 23, 2017 HAPPY IF, HAPPY WHEN! World premiere at the Fort Salem Theater. I wrote the book, lyrics, and music for my first musical!! The musical — inspired by our family’s move to the farm in 2005 — will star the seven members of the LaMothe Gee Family! Don’t miss it!! For more information: Fort Salem Theater, Salem, New York.


Happy If, Happy When is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the ew York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council.

December 2016. Just out! My article “The Art of Affirmation” in the Nietzsche Circle’s online journal — The Agonist.

August 20, 2016. 7 PM. Manchester, VT. The Ever Unfolding Present! Join Geoffrey and Kimerer of a concert of original music and dance! Go to Eventbrite for more information.

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June 12, 2016. 9-10 AM. Radio Interview with Thomas Toscano! On the site, select “Listening Shires” and then “June 12, 9-10 AM.” Play or download!

April 30, 2016. 7-10 PM. NYC. Talk/Dance as part of an evening event: “An Affirmation of Life: Friedrich Nietzsche, Isadora Duncan, and the Making of Modern Dance,” hosted by the Nietzsche Circle and the Isadora Duncan Foundation at the Isadora Duncan Foundation!

March 31- April 2, 2016“Meet the Author” Event at the conference “Doing the Body,” University of Pittsburgh.

March 18 2016. Radio Interview with Nika Annon.  Kimerer LaMothe on 2016-01-09 at 09.05.mp3

October 20, 2015. Radio Interview with Michael Stone for his “Conversations.”

October 6, 2015, 4 PM & 7 PM. Book Talk and Movement Workshop at Williams College. 

July 16, 2015. Guest post for the Dance, Somatics, and Spirituality website:

July 14, 2015. Guest post for the popular blog Life as a Modern Dancer.

June 22, week of. NPR stations. An 80-second reading from Why We Dance

June 13, 2015. 3:30 PM. Griffin Hall. Alumni Book Reading at Williams College.

May 31, 2015. 9 AM. Radio Interview with Thomas Lawrence Toscano, Bennington, VT

May 16, 2015, 6 – 7 PM. Book Event for Why We DanceNorthshire Books, Manchester, VT.

May 15, 2015: A wonderful podcast interview with the insightful Joanna Harcourt Smith!!

April 16, 2015, 6 – 9 PM. Book Reading & Conversation for Why We Dance. Hosted by Sarah Teale and Gordon Chaplin, NYC, NY. 

April 10, 2015: The Page 99 Test: Why We Dance

March 26, 2015: Author Interview, Columbia University Press Blog

March 21, 2015. Radio Show with Thomas Lawrence Toscano:
Part 1: the last 7 minutes 
Part 2: the first 13 minutes

For full list of LaMothe/Gee Family events, see:  Vital Arts Calendar

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