Press Notes: from MMDG
April 20, 2012
Morris receives 2012 Benjamin Franklin Creativity Laureate Award
Mark Morris: Dancing Beyond Boundaries
Mark Morris has always followed his passions for opera and dance as a creator, choreographer, and director. His originality in thinking and lifelong commitment to the arts is rewarded this year with the Benjamin Franklin Creativity Laureate Award, which he will receive at an evening event at the Smithsonian Associates, followed by a conversation with the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Sarah Kaufman of the Washington Post.