ISADORA DUNCAN CLASSES & WORKSHOPS
Join one of our classes for an immersive look at the technique and repertoire of legendary dance innovator, Isadora Duncan. This rare opportunity to study the expressive movement vocabulary will focus on the distinct elements of her technique and relate the work to dance history and contemporary practice. An unconventional genius of her time, Duncan created works that have retained their vitality and relevance for today’s dancers.
MONTHLY CLASS AT MARK MORRIS DANCE CENTER, BROOKLYN
In each session, we will experience the full body flow of the technique and then explore dances from Duncan’s sensational and sensual repertoire. For dancers with a minimum of 2 years dance experience. No prior Duncan training necessary.
Every second Saturday of the month at 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Mark Morris Dance Center, 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217
Teachers: Catherine Gallant, Loretta Thomas, and company members
THURSDAY CLASSIC MODERN DANCE
Classic Modern Dance – the technique and repertory of Isadora Duncan, the original release technique, infused with ballet, Cunningham and Chinese movement forms, enhances other dance forms and offers a healthy approach that can prolong the dancing life.
Expert Duncan practitioners teach intermediate to advanced level students ages 16-25 though all are welcome. Students often perform in the productions of Dances by Isadora and Moving Visions Dancers.
Intermediate-Advanced – Thursdays 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Moving Visions Dance, 19 Murray St. #3, New York City
Contact: Moving Visions Dance Email
Teacher: Loretta Thomas
FRIDAYS at ARTS ON SITE
An introduction and exploration into the technique and repertoire of Isadora Duncan. Join Francesca for this special opportunity to study Duncan’s approach to movement. The focus will be on the elements of Duncan’s technique and repertoire in each session and develop the work with new choreographic projects inspired by her work.
Every Monday of the month at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
12 St. Marks Pl, NYC 10003
Teacher: Francesca Todesco