Melissa Toogood, a New York dance artist and Bessie Performance Award winner, was a member of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company, has taught Cunningham Technique since 2007, and is 2013 & 2015 Merce Cunningham Fellow. Toogood has performed with multiple choreographers and projects including Rashaun Mitchell and Silas Riener (recent Dance Initiative Artists In Residence, 2016) and Pam Tanowitz Dance, for whom she also serves as Rehearsal Director. Her workshop will be rooted in Cunningham technique and is not to be missed! The workshop is $15 and pre-registration is encouraged as space is limited.
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Earlier Event: February 4Studio Presentation of Works In Progress by Christiana Axelsen
Later Event: May 13Studio Performance & Presentation with Melissa Toogood