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
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…