Kanopy Dance at Central Park Sessions! June 3

The Pursuit of Happiness

June 3, 2018

An all-day festival featuring world renowned music on two stages, dance and comedians. Mary Mack, our lead Comedian, just appeared on The Conan O’Brian Show and Madison Comedy Week will join us as their grand finale. Four choreographers from Kanopy Dance will create original modern dance pieces for between band entertainment and we will have sensational, award-winning music coming from Chicago , Louisiana, Mexico and Zimbabwe to make us extremely happy. Excellent food and drink and vendors will be easily accessed for your dining and shopping pleasure.

This event is a prelude to the 6 Central Park Sessions occurring on the first three Wednesday and Thursday evenings of August. All are family friendly and free events. Can’t beat that.

Main Stage:
11:00- 12:15 am The Fat Babies (Chicago)
12:45 – 1:45 pm The Cash Box Kings
2:30 – 3:45 pm The Modern Sounds with Joel Paterson (Chicago)
3:50 — Kanopy Dance
4:30 – 5:45 pm Curley Taylor and Zydeco Trouble (Louisiana)
5:50 — Kanopy Dance
6:30 – 8:00 pm Mokoomba (Zimbabwe)

Central Park – 202 S Ingersoll St., Madison, WI

Kanopy Dance in ‘Modern Rebels’ NYC

Sokolow Theatre/Dance Ensemble’s Modern Rebels
An evening of modern dance classics
Hosted by Sokolow Theatre Dance Ensemble and The Tank
May 29 & 30 , 2018  8pm


312 West 36th St, 1st Floor, NY, NY 10018
Tickets: www.brownpapertickets.com
(212) 563-6269

Modern Rebels is a rare collection of modern dance pieces ranging from the groundbreaking pioneers of modern dance to contemporary artists whose artistic lineage is a direct continuation of modern dance tradition. Performed by members of the Sokolow Theatre/Dance Ensemble joined by an array of eminent guest artists, the concert will include works by Mary Wigman, Isadora Duncan, Ruth Saint Denis, Doris Humphrey, Anna Sokolow, Jane Dudley, Talley Beatty, Rae Ballard, Stanley Love and Jaime Blanc. This full evening of modern dance classics brings together the rebellious spirit of the early modern dance choreographers and the fierce dedication of the artists who keep their legacies vital.

Performances by: Rae Ballard, Clarence Brooks, Eleanor Bunker, Jennifer Conley, Christine Dakin, Erica Dankmeyer, Samantha Geracht, Sandra Kaufman, Martin Lofsnes, Lauren Naslund, Meggi Sweeney-Smith, Francesca Todesco, Lisa Thurrell, Luis Gabriel Zaragoza


Kanopy Dance in ‘NU VU Festival’ – NYC

Nu Vu Festival  
Hosted by Miki Orihara

Thursday May 17, 2018 7pm
LaGuardia Performing Arts Center
 Contact: [email protected] 

31-10 Thomson Ave. Long Island City, NY 11101 | (718) 482-5151


Kanopy Dance in ‘[email protected]’ – NYC

[email protected]  

Wednesday May 2, 7pm & Thursday May 3, 7pm, 2018
Hosted by Martha Graham Dance Company

Martha Graham Studio Theater
55 Bethune St., NYC, 10014

Tickets: http://www.marthagraham.org/events/