MMDG Master Class Series

Theater Mitu: Whole Theater Laboratory

October 18, 6:30-9:30pm | $25
For experienced artists of all disciplines

Participants will take the idea of WHOLE THEATER from the abstract and theoretical to the intensely physical.

The Palpable Space in Between

Friday, October 26, 12-2pm | $25
For choreographers, visual artists, composers, theater artists, and makers of all backgrounds.

In this class led by Kimberly Bartosik, participants will experience a series of exercises culled from the multi-layered process of the creation of I hunger for you.

Co-presented by BAM and Mark Morris Dance Group.

Phantom Limb Company

Friday, November 2, 10am-12pm | $25
For artists of all backgrounds

Co-founders of Phantom Limb Company Jessica Grindstaff and Erik Sanko lead this master class that focuses on how to tell a story using abstraction, movement, and marionettes. 

Co-presented by BAM and Mark Morris Dance Group.

Dance with MMDG - Adults only class

Saturday, November 3, 2-3pm | FREE
For adults of all levels

Learn an excerpt from The Hard Nut in conjunction with performances at BAM's Next Wave Festival.


Co-presented by BAM and Mark Morris Dance Group

Self-Release Techniques Workshop

November 8, 12-2pm | $10

Professional development and injury prevention workshops at the Dance Center, led by Harkness Center for Dance Injuries staff.

Dorrance Dance

Tuesday, November 27, 2-4pm | $20
For experienced dancers of all backgrounds.

Michelle Dorrance and Ephrat Asherie explore the vocabularies of tap dance, percussive vernacular dance, breaking, and house. 

Co-presented by BAM and Mark Morris Dance Group

Making Your Own Rules

Friday, November 30, 11am-1pm | $25
For writers, composers, and directors of all levels.

In this class, Heidi Rodewald, Donna DiNovelli, and Kevin Newbury will begin by discussing their process in creating The Good Swimmer.

Co-presented by BAM and Mark Morris Dance Group

Separating Sound and Picture

Friday, November 30, 2pm - 4pm | $25
For performance folk of all disciplines.

Lars Jan explores participatory actions and the creation of staging.

Co-presented by BAM and Mark Morris Dance Group.

David Roussève

Monday, December 3, 10am - 12pm | $20
For dancers at the intermediate-advanced and advanced levels.

In this class led by David Roussève and members of the dance/theater company REALITY, dancers will explore the development process used in the creation of Roussève’s “Halfway to Dawn." 

Co-presented by BAM and Mark Morris Dance Group.

Cracking the Core Workshop

December 13, 12-2pm | $10

Professional development and injury prevention workshops at the Dance Center, led by Harkness Center for Dance Injuries staff.

Marianne Weems and The Builders Association

Monday, December 17, 12-2pm | $25
For emerging and professional cross-disciplinary theater artists and media-makers.

In this class led by The Builders Association, participants will explore the role of mediaturgy after a brief ‘on our feet’ demonstration.

Co-presented by BAM and Mark Morris Dance Group.

Gaga Winter Intensive

January 2- January 7, 2019 | $650 
Wednesday-Friday, Sunday-Monday 10am-5pm
Sat 1:30pm-6:30pm

For professional dancers and dance students 18+

Immersive intensive with Gaga USA led by current and former dancers from Batsheva Dance Company. The intensive is designed to enable dancers to study the elements of Gaga in a deeper way.

MMDG Winter Repertory Workshop

January 14 - 18, 2019
For advanced to professional dancers, ages 16+


Explore the innovative and challenging work of Mark Morris in this winter repertory workshop with current and former Dance Group company members. No Audition Necessary.

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