Advanced level students in Ballet Memphis School are learning this year how to make dances. In a weekly workshop led by Janet Parke (School Director), Steven McMahon (Choreographic Associate), and Julie Opiel (former Junior Company dancer and current ballet company Trainee), the dancers are exploring the elements of movement and creativity that form the choreographer's toolbox. Early explorations include direction (the way one faces, and travels), plane, level, timing, and deconstruction. In a...
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