The Look of Love Rehearsal_Christopher Duggan

MMDG News: “The Look of Love” premieres tonight!

It’s the world premiere of  The Look of Love!

Tonight at BroadStage in Santa Monica, CA.

The Look of Love is an evening-length production featuring original choreography by Morris and new musical arrangements by Iverson, performed by an ensemble of piano, trumpet, bass, and drums,with singer, actress, and Broadway star Marcy Harriell on lead vocals.

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Upcoming performances of The Look of Love:

The Look of Love – rehearsal (Christopher Duggan)

Note: Programs and dates are subject to change. Please check our website for the most up-to-date information. Additional tour dates to be announced.

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Press for The Look of Love

The New York Times
October 14, 2022

Yes, Burt Bacharach Wrote That. And You Can Dance to It.

Brian Siebert interviews Mark Morris about the inspiration behind The Look of Love in this preview for The New York Times. 

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Broadway World
October 13, 2022

Interview: Composer Ethan Iverson Connecting With Mark Morris For “The Look of Love”

Musical Arranger and jazz composer Ethan Iverson discusses joining creative forces with Mark Morris for the world premiere of The Look of LoveAn Evening of Dance to the Music of Burt Bacharach


San Francisco Classical Voice
October 10, 2022

Sway to the Music of Burt Bacharach With Mark Morris and Company

Victoria Looseleaf talks with Mark Morris about the creative team, challenges, and choices involved in the creation of The Look of Love.

The Mark Morris Dance Group is a nonprofit organization that relies on contributions from donors and members to produce high quality programs, from performances to dance classes. You can help us continue annual creation, performance, education and engagement programs reaching 100,000 people each year.

>Our vision for engaging 200,000 people worldwide.
We’ve launched a new fundraising campaign, Mark Morris BOLD, a $10 million investment to bring dance to more people of all ages, with and without disabilities worldwide.

The Look of Love represents our efforts in this campaign’s BOLD Creations, aimed at bringing new work and live performances to greater audiences.

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