Festival of New York

Festival of New York is a citywide collaborative movement featuring 200+ diverse organizations across all sectors celebrating New York’s comeback in the summer of 2022. We are so excited to be a Festival of New York partner and participate in this celebration.

Check out Mark Morris Dance Group’s Festival of New York events.

Mark Morris Dance Group Open House


September 10, 2022


The Mark Morris Dance Center’s widely popular Open House returns to the Dance Center, in the heart of the Brooklyn Cultural District, on Saturday, September 10, 2022. The annual Open House features a day brimming with free classes and events open to the public, including a special Mark Morris Dance Group performance.

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Brooklyn Bridge Park


October 1, 2022


Join us for free outdoor performances and an all-ages Dance with MMDG class with a stunning backdrop of the Manhattan skyline at one of Brooklyn Bridge Park’s most iconic locations.

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Past Events

20th Anniversary Dance Center Showcase


June 10, 11 & 12 2022


Our Student Company I and II students, Arts Immersion Fellows, and Dance for PD® participants unite for a memorable joint performance to celebrate 20 years with our community! Performing excerpts from Mark Morris’s dances Mozart Dances and Pepperland, as set by Mark Morris Dance Group company members, as well as original works by Pamela Quinn, x rance, MMDG dancer Billy Smith and some members of our student body, this performance will showcase that, truly, Dance is for Anybody.

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Queens Botanical Garden


August 18, 2022


Come join us at the beautiful Queens Botanical Garden for performances and an all-ages Dance with MMDG class. Performances and class are free with admission to Queens Botanical Garden.

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