NEWS AND PERFORMANES
OPEN LEVEL GRAHAM CLASSES IN UK, PARIS AND ITALY
Upcoming open level Graham classes with Kim Jones, Artistic Director of Movement Migration
U.K, France, and Italy!
PERFORMANCES WITH THE BECHTLER ENSEMBLE
September 6 and 9 | Charlotte, NC
Jacque White and Kim Jones performed with the Bechtler Ensemble, creating two works to live music. The first performance on Sept. 6 at 12:30 PM was at Central Piedmont Community College's Tate Hall. The Bechtler Ensemble performed for the CPCC Music Department's Thursday Concert Series, along with Movement Migration. These concerts are free and open to the public. The second performance on Sept. 9 at 6 PM was at Queen’s University’s Burwell Parlor Hall.
Norte Maar’s Dance at Socrates
August 13-18 | New York City
Movement Migration artist Blakeley White-McGuire and invited dancers will perform at Norte Maar’s 6th annual Dance at Socrates.
“Each Monday choreographers will begin their week-long residency in the park - encouraged to expand and develop their artistry in full view of the public. Visitors to the park enjoy not only the contemporary sculpture the park is well known for, but also cutting edge dance and movement in the making.” - Dance at Socrates
Free public performance on August 18 at 4 PM
ST. MARK'S CHURCH IN-THE-BOWERY
July 1 | New York, NY
Movement Migration's Masha Maddux and E.E. Balcos will perform Untamed in NYC, July 1! Join us at St. Mark's Church.
June 24 | Pietrasanta, Italy
We are excited to participate in our first international festival! "Danza in Arte a Pietrasanta is a unique Festival where the performing arts of dance and music blend with the visual arts to arise to a new and engaging universal language that manifests itself outside the traditional theatrical spaces, reaching the viewer in external locations, surprising the audience with unexpected and suggestive performances."
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RESIDENCY WITH BLAKELEY
Company member Blakeley came to Charlotte for a 10 day residency as a Choreographer for a new work for Movement Migration. She created a new work to Charlotte Composer Leonard Mark Lewis's composition "Lullaby". Check out how her work came together!
Blakeley is a critically acclaimed, award winning dance performer, maker and teacher. She embodies the iconic lead roles of modern dance, most notably as Principal dancer with the Martha Graham Dance Company. Learn more about Blakeley!
MOMENTOUS: DANCING FOR CHOREOGRAPHERS
May 5 & 7
Movement Migration proudly suppports local our community. We were thrilled by the success of our first engagement, "Momentous," a student showcase hosted by Movement Migration. Artistic Director Kim Jones, was joined by three invited local choreographers: Troy Haywood, Brian Winn and Movement Migration company member, Dominique Willis. These artists created works for 10 UNC Charlotte Dance Majors and produced the show locally at Open Door Studios with a Q &A with artist and students.