Dance On! 40th Anniversary Digital Season

Welcome to our 40th Anniversary Digital Season. You can browse the season here or check out our e-brochure.

You can register for individual events or sign up for a Season Pass or Sponsorship, which will register you for all events in the season and provide you with great benefits all season long.

Our heartfelt thank you to the individuals and institutions who provided special 40th Anniversary support.

We will be updating this page regularly, so please check back for more details on specific events, and for changes or additions to the program. Most events are free.

Dance On! An Evening with the Mark Morris Dance Group Part 3

March 30, 8:00 pm ET

 

The third installment of Mark Morris’s videodance series created remotely in collaboration with MMDG Music Director Colin Fowler throughout the months of the pandemic, features one adaptation of an existing work and two brand new dances made over the course of the winter with dancers both at home and in the studio.

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L’Allegro Week

April 19-25, 2021

 

Explore L’Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato, perhaps Morris’s most beloved work, through a week-long series of talks and classes around the screening of the work filmed at the Teatro Real in Madrid in July 2014.

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Live from Brooklyn

May 6-7, 2021

 

Join us for livestreamed shows featuring MMDG dancers dancing live on stage! They will perform rarely seen works from the early years of the Dance Group ― 1985 through 1992 ― and new work by Mark Morris.

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Dance On! Video Vault

 

Watch curated archival collections on demand, providing a rare chance to rediscover dances from the earlier years of the Mark Morris Dance Group with lively introductions by Mark Morris himself.

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Season Preview

 

Past Events

Dance On! An Evening with the Mark Morris Dance Group Part 2

November 12, 8:00 pm ET

 

The Dance Group celebrated the anniversary of its debut performance in November 1980 with a livestreamed event featuring new videodances created remotely by Mark Morris in collaboration with Music Director Colin Fowler.

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MMDG Holiday Special: Home for the Holidays

December 12-18, 2020

 

For the December holidays, MMDG brought back excerpts from The Hard Nut, Morris’ witty, lavish, gender-varied homage to Tchaikovsky’s original score, The Nutcracker. We held an exciting week of The Hard Nut-themed activities for the whole family.

Dido and Aeneas Week

February 8-14, 2021

 

Viewers explored Mark Morris’ Dido and Aeneas, a danced opera to Henry Purcell’s score, through a week-long series of talks and classes around the screening of the work.