MMDG Master Class Series

BAM Next Wave Festival

Trisha Brown Dance Company

Friday, October 5, 2018 10am-12pm | $20
For 
advanced to professional dancers

Learn phrase material from Working Title.

Co-presented by BAM and the Mark Morris Dance Group
In conjunction with Trisha Brown Dance Company

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.

Kaneza Schaal

Tuesday, October 9, 10am-1pm | $25
For theater makers of all experience levels

Participants are invited into the creative, historical, and formal libraries of the production.

Co-presented by BAM and Mark Morris Dance Group
In conjunction with JACK &

Introduction to Suzuki & Viewpoints

Wednesday, October 10, 12-3pm | $25
For theater artists, actors, dancers, performers and directors (18 years and above)

In this class, led by SITI Company, participants will experience a physically rigorous introduction to the Suzuki Method and Viewpoints. 

Co-presented by BAM and Mark Morris Dance Group

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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