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Sunday November 28, 2021

Published in iHeartRadio

Mark Morris Dance Group & Dance for Parkinson’s Disease

David Leventhal of the Mark Morris Dance Group, discusses Dance for PD: A program for people living with Parkinson’s disease, used as model for classes in more than 300 communities in 25 countries. Queens Theater will host both in-person and virtual classes in 2022.
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Tuesday October 26, 2021

Published in San Francisco Classical Voice

Broad Stage 2022 Season Features Wayne Shorter’s Jazz-Inflected Iphigenia

A new opera by jazz great Wayne Shorter and an innovative production of Beethoven’s Fidelio in which the chorus of prisoners comprises actual inmates are among the highlights of The Broad Stage’s 2022 winter-spring season.
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Tuesday October 19, 2021

Mark Morris’s Memoir, “Out Loud,” Now Available in Paperback

NOW AVAILABLE IN PAPERBACK – From the most brilliant and audacious choreographer of our time, the exuberant tale of a young dancer’s rise to the pinnacle of the performing arts world, and the triumphs and perils of creating work on his own terms—and staying true to himself
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Monday October 18, 2021

Published in Tucson Weekly

Modern Dance Is Back! Revered Mark Morris Dance Group celebrates with ode to Beatles’ Sergeant Pepper

Four years ago, Liverpool, England, the city that begat the Beatles, commissioned renowned choreographer Mark Morris to create a dance that would honor the 50th anniversary of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, one of the Beatles’ most influential albums.
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Thursday October 14, 2021

Published in Broadway World

Mark Morris Dance Group Returns to National Touring with 37 Performances in 16 Cities

The Mark Morris Dance Group (MMDG) will return to national touring for its 2021-2022 season, with sixteen confirmed stops between Brooklyn, NY and Berkeley, CA from October 2021 to June 2022. The tour features work spanning the Mark Morris repertory, from the early years of the Dance Group through recent years and includes a performance of the evening-length L’Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato (1988) at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), where it made its United States premiere 32 years ago in 1990. Since the onset of the pandemic, MMDG has presented its 40th Anniversary Digital Season 100% online…
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Wednesday October 13, 2021

The Mark Morris Dance Group Returns to National Touring With 37 Performances In 16 Cities In Its 2021-2022 Season

BROOKLYN, NY – The Mark Morris Dance Group (MMDG) will return to national touring for its 2021‐ 2022 season, with sixteen confirmed stops between Brooklyn, NY and Berkeley, CA from October 2021 to June 2022. The tour features work spanning the Mark Morris repertory, from the early years of the Dance Group through recent years and includes a performance of the evening‐length L’Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato (1988) at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), where it made its United States premiere 32 years ago in 1990. Since the onset of the pandemic, MMDG has presented its 40th Anniversary…
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Friday October 8, 2021

Published in The New York Times

New in Paperback: ‘Out Loud’ and ‘A Thousand Ships’

OUT LOUD: A Memoir, by Mark Morris and Wesley Stace. (Penguin, 384 pp., $18.) While the title may seem odd for a book about a choreographer, Morris has always been “outspoken, outrageous” and “unashamedly out,” Brian Seibert noted in his review. And while a novelist helped him write this memoir, “its voice is unmistakably his: direct, brash, flippant, charming, impenetrably self-assured. And funny.”
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Wednesday September 29, 2021

Published in Western Queens Gazette

It’s In Queens! (Oct. 1 to Oct. 7)

Queens adjusts to the new season with pumpkins, indoor dance shows, a food crawl, a maze, and even an Oktoberfest with a Korean twist.
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