Dancing in Context

Dancing in Context workshops explore the work and cultural contexts of important choreographers, and teach some of the movements that made them famous.

At a glance

When: Fall of 2017

Questions? Contact Jessica Courtier at jessica.courtier@wisc.edu or 608-890-3626


José Limón and Revolution, Humanism, and Mexican Murals

October 7

Try on the rhythmic, grandiose physicality of Limón's dance.

Merce Cunningham and Chance, Technology, and the Avant-Garde

December 2

His explorations opened radical new possibilities in dance, and made way for the subsequent post-modern dance movement.