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Creative Process & Composition Workshop With Jodi Melnick

  • The Launchpad 76 South 4th Street Carbondale, CO, 81623 United States (map)

Oct. 28, 10am to 4:30pm at The Launchpad 

Jodi Melnick joins Dance Initiative for a Creative Process & Composition Workshop at The Launchpad Oct. 28 from 10am to 4:30pm. Melnick is a NYC based choreographer, dancer, teacher and graduate from SUNY Purchase with a BFA in Dance. She is also a Doris Duke Impact Award recipient, a 2012 Guggenheim Fellow, the recipient of the Jerome Robbins New Essential Works Grant (2010-2011) and the Foundation for Contemporary Arts Grant (2011), and has been honored with two Bessie Awards for sustained achievement in dance (2001 and 2008).Melnick's work has been presented at City Center, The Joyce Theater, New York Live Arts (NYLA), The Kitchen, La Mama, Jacob’s Pillow, American Dance Festival, Martha’s Vineyard, OtherShore Dance Company, Barnard College, Sarah Lawrence College, George Washington University, and internationally. Melnick has worked with distinguished choreographers and dance artists including Trisha Brown (2012), Twyla Tharp (1990-1994, 2009) and Mikhail Baryshnikov (2005-2008), and many more. Learn more about Jodi Melnick here. 

Participants must pre-register by Oct. 27 | $50 per participant

Earlier Event: September 30
Spectrum Workshops
Later Event: January 26
CoMotion Repertory Performance