Claudia MacPherson received her B.F.A. from The Ailey School/Fordham University. She performed with the Mark Morris Dance Group in The Hard Nut, Romeo & Juliet: On Motifs of Shakespeare, L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato, and in Morris' production of Orfeo ed Euridice at the Metropolitan Opera. Claudia is a founding member of Jessica Lang Dance and performed Lang's work at Jacob's Pillow, the Joyce Theater, and the Brooklyn Academy of Music among other stages around the country. She is currently Assistant Rehearsal Director for JLD and has taught Lang's repertory as well as a variety of classes through JLD's outreach.
The mission of the Mark Morris Dance Group is to develop, promote, and sustain dance, music, and opera productions by Mark Morris and to serve as a cultural resource to engage and enrich the community.