Friday, June 2, 2017
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Mark Morris Dance Center
3 Lafayette Avenue
Brooklyn NY 11217
SharedSpace provides an informal platform for choreographers of all styles to present in-progress work to diverse audiences, with feedback conversations guided by established dance artists. Join us to provide encouragement, critique, and community.
8:30-9:30pm Feedback Conversation
$5 Suggested Donation
Joyce King presenting per.cept.shun - an excerpt
Linda Kuo presenting 3017
Juan Michael Porter II presenting back when we were awesome
Michael Sazonov presenting Basal Ganglia: Notes from the Underground. The Everyday People Project.
Mark Morris Dance Group company member Lauren Grant
MODERATOR: Alexandra Beller
Alexandra Beller is the Artistic Director of Alexandra Beller/Dances, a NY based Dance Theatre company currently celebrating its 13th anniversary.As a member of the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company from 1995-2001, she performed in over 50 countries and throughout the U.S. In 2004 she helped to create “The Belle Epoch,” (Martha Clarke/Charles Mee). She was a 2-year Artist in Residence at HERE Art Space, and has been an AIR at Dance New Amsterdam and DMAC.Alexandra’s choreography has been presented at/ commissioned by Dance Theater Workshop, ICA (Boston), 92nd St. Y, Aaron Davis Hall, Danspace Project at St. Mark's, Abron’s Art Center, Joyce SoHo, P.S. 122, WAX, HERE, The Connelly Theater, SUNY Purchase College, Dance New Amsterdam, Symphony Space, and Jacob’s Pillow and has been commissioned by companies in Arizona, Michigan, Texas, Korea, Hong Kong, Oslo, Cyprus, Maine, New York City, Florida, Boston, Rhode Island, New Jersey and elsewhere. Her company has toured to the Open Look Festival in St. Petersburg, Bytom Festival in Poland and throughout the US, and received The Company Residency at The Yard in 2004. Alexandra was a visiting artist at APA, CCDC, and DanceArt in Hong Kong, D-Dance Festival in Korea, Den NordskBalletthoskole in Oslo, HennyJurriensStichting in Amsterdam, and Cyprus Summer Festival in Nicosia. Alexandra has taught nationally and internationally and regularly sets work at Universities and on companies throughout the US. She is currently enrolled in the year-long Laban Program and will receive her CMA in May 2015.