Informal Kanopy Preseason Treat








A Sneak Preview of Kanopy’s October 2018 Mainstage Overture Show
Martha Graham’s “Celebration”:
Excerpts from the Master Workshop
Saturday, August 11, 2018
Kanopy Dance Studios
341 State Street
Madison, WI
For a special sampling of October’s Martha Graham’s Celebration, please drop in for an informal performance by students in this summer’s Guest Artist Master Workshop with Virginie Mecene and Kevin Predmore.
Over 40 students participated in an accelerated, in depth study of the Graham Technique and Repertory under the direction of our artists in residence from NYC, Virginie Mecene and Kevin Predmore, both of whom have notable credits as principal dancers with the Buglisi Dance Theatre and the Martha Graham Dance Company. 
Some Highlights of Saturday’s 4PM Preview Performance

  • Kanopy Dance Company and Kanopy2 dancers will perform Martha Graham’s “Celebration” as a preview rehearsal and part of their intensive preparation for Kanopy’s October 19-21 season opener at the Overture Center, Celebrations!.
  • Workshop students will show excerpts from Graham dance technique class, and composition studies 
  • Our artists in residence, Virginie and Kevin will talk about Martha’s seminal “Celebration” and more…


Kanopy Company 2 performs at Art Fair on the Square

Enjoy Beautiful Madison… ART FAIR ON THE SQUARE… and dance!

Sunday July 15, 2018


Kanopy Dance & Friends: Kanopy Company 2, Kanopy Ensemble, Sadira Dance, and Heidi Hakseth & Dancers.

Across from The Children’s Museum at the Capitol. NORTH HAMILTON/Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. Performing Arts Stage

Join Kanopy Company 2 performing dances by local and regional choreographers, including their own choreography. Kanopy Ensemble, Sadira Dance and Heidi Hakseth & Dancers will also perform. Free.

Guest Artist Master Workshop: Martha Graham Technique & Repertory with Virginie Mécène and Kevin Predmore

Intermediate/Advanced Dancers, Ages 12-Adult

August 6-August 11, 2018

Kanopy Studio, 341 State St, Madison WI 53703

$450/1 week, Mon-Sat


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Auditions Kanopy Dance Company Season 2018-19

Open to adult male and female professional dancers with strong background in modern and ballet. Audition will be in modern dance class format. Bring Ballet shoes for ballet segment. Be prepared to take class and present a short solo. Interested dancers register before June 14 for audition  by emailing their name, contact info and resume/photo to: [email protected] Intensive rehearsals Intensive rehearsals with Guest Artists AUG 6-11, 2018 . Ongoing class/rehearsals begin after Labor Day. Interested dancers not available for designated audition times contact us: [email protected]. Phone: 608 255-2211performances_2015_emergence

Saturday June 16, 2018

Kanopy Studio 341 State Street Madison, WI 53703