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Contemporary

Milton Myers

Contemporary Program Director | July 7-27, 2014

Milton Myers received his B.F.A. from the University of Missouri at Kansas City. He was a founding member, performer, and assistant to the director with the Joyce Trisler Danscompany, and performed with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Myers, upon...

Thang Dao

Contemporary Program Guest Choreographer | July 7-13, 2014

Thang Dao was born in Danang, Vietnam. He currently resides in New York City as a freelance choreographer. Dao holds a M.A. degree from New York University. He received his formal dance education from the Juilliard School and The Boston...

Aya Kaneko

Contemporary Program Artist Faculty | July 7-27, 2014

Aya Kaneko was born in Osaka, Japan. Kaneko was awarded the vocational examination syllabus certificate at The Royal Academy of Dance in London. She has worked with several ballet companies, projects, and schools as a dancer and teacher in Osaka...

Marguerite Donlon

Contemporary Program Guest Choreographer | July 7-13, 2014

Marguerite Donlon has been ballet director and choreographer at the State Theatre of the Saarland/Germany since 2001, creating more than 30 works for her ensemble. Also known as Donlon Dance Company, the ensemble has toured throughout Europe, Asia, and the...

John Levis

Contemporary Program Music Director | July 7-27, 2014

John Levis is a composer, pianist, and synthesist who has been involved with the Philadelphia dance community since 1971. A graduate of the University of the Arts, he has worked with Philadelphia schools and companies, including University of the Arts,...

Lawrence Rhodes

Contemporary Program Artist Faculty | July 13-18, 2014

In July of 2002, ballet master and master teacher Lawrence Rhodes was appointed the Artistic Director of the Juilliard Dance Division.Now going in to his twelfth season at the School, Rhodes has implemented several changes in the Dance Division curriculum...

Jeff Edwards

Contemporary Program Artist Faculty | July 20-25, 2014

Jeff Edwards' professional dance career spanned 15 years (1983-1998) with three companies: the New York City Ballet, The Zurich Ballet, and The Lyon Opera Ballet. He has also been teaching for conservatories and professional ballet companies around the world since...

Mark Morris

Contemporary Program Artist Faculty | July 20-27, 2014

Mark Morris has been hailed as the "the most prodigiously gifted choreographer of the post-Balanchine era" (Time magazine). Since founding MMDG in 1980, Morris has created close to 150 works for the company, many are widely considered masterpieces. He has...

Matthew Rose

Contemporary Program Artist Faculty | July 20-27, 2014

Matthew Rose began his dance training in Midland, Michigan, with Linda Z. Smith at the age of 17. After receiving his B.F.A. in dance from the University of Michigan in 1992, he moved to New York City. He was a...

Contemporary

Program Director Milton Myers
Guest Choreographers Stijn Celis, Marguerite Donlon, & Mark Morris repertory
Music Seminars Mark Morris | Artist Faculty Jeff Edwards, Aya Kaneko, Helen Pickett, Pamela Pribisco, Lawrence Rhodes, & Matthew Rose
Music Director John Levis

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