Education

Master Classes

 
 
Jan 26—Nov 23, 2013
 
 
 
 
 
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Master classes are taught by BAM staff and artists and are open to dancers, actors, graduate students, and industry professinals of varying backgrounds and skill levels. Enrich your experience of BAM productions while honing your craft in an intimate environment.


 
PAST EVENTS
Theater
Master Class: Introduction to Moment Work
 

Members of the Tectonic Theater Project teach this technique for creating and analyzing theater.

Feb 19—Feb 20, 2013
 
 
Dance
Master Class: Trisha Brown Dance Company
 

This technique class focuses on phrases of movement from the company’s repertory.

Sat, Jan 26, 2013
 
 
Dance
Master Class: The Royal Ballet of Cambodia
 

Participants discover the Cambodian classical court dance known as robam boran.

Sat, May 4, 2013
 
 
Classes
Lyrics, Libretto, and Luck
 

A unique workshop for opera and musical writers in conjunction with Anna Nicole.

Thu, Sep 12, 2013
Master Class
 
 
Classes
Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company
 

Dancers explore the creative structures used to generate the collaborative piece, A Rite.

Mon, Sep 30, 2013
Master Class
 
 
Classes
The Forsythe Company
 

Company dancers lead this workshop investigation into process and improvisation.

Fri, Oct 11, 2013
Master Class
 
 
Classes
Doug Varone and Dancers
 

A movement-based class that explores Varone’s technique and style.

Sat, Oct 12, 2013
 
 
Classes
Dance Heginbotham
 

John Heginbotham leads this workshop featuring phrases from his company’s repertory.

Oct 15—Oct 17, 2013
Master Class
 
 
Classes
Circus & Theater by Zimmermann & de Perrot: Character
 

A unique workshop on creating character through movement improvisation.

Tue, Oct 22, 2013
Master Class
 
 
Classes
Circus & Theater by Zimmermann & de Perrot: Movement
 
Dancers and circus artists learn unique movement techniques and acrobatics.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013
Master Class
 
 
Classes
Kate Weare Company
 

Choreographer Kate Weare guides dancers through material from this season’s Dark Lark.

Fri, Oct 25, 2013
Master Class
 
 
Classes
Ballet Preljocaj
 

Dancers get a glimpse into Angelin Preljocaj's aesthetic universe in this workshop.

Fri, Nov 8, 2013
Master Class
 
 
Classes
Hofesh Shechter Company
 

Choreographer Hofesh Shechter leads dancers through specific elements of this season’s Sun.

Fri, Nov 15, 2013
Master Class
 
 
Classes
Susan Marshall & Company
 

Experienced dancers learn this company’s improvisatory and partnering techniques.

Thu, Nov 21, 2013
Master Class
 
 
Classes
Art Song Forward For Singers
 

Composer Julian Wachner and baritone Christopher Burchett lead this class on art song.

Sat, Nov 23, 2013
Master Class
 
 
Classes
Art Song Forward for Composers
 

Composers get a rare glimpse into the composition process in this collaborative workshop.

Sat, Nov 23, 2013
Master Class
 
 
Classes
King Lear: Behind the Scenes
 

Get an inside look at how a play gets mounted at BAM.

Sat, Feb 1, 2014