Martha Graham Dance Company

September  20, 2014, 8:00 p.m.
September  21, 2014, 3:00 p.m.

Chapman Music Hall
Tulsa Performing Arts Center

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In addition to iconic Martha Graham choreography, including 30th anniversary performances of The Rite of Spring, the Company brings to Tulsa exciting premieres by international stars Nacho Duato and Andonis Foniadakis. The Martha Graham Dance Company has been a leader in contemporary dance since 1926. Today, the Company is embracing a new programming vision that showcases masterpieces by Graham, her peers, and their successors as well as newly commissioned works by contemporary artists.

Program:
Lamentation
 (Martha Graham)

Rite of Spring (Martha Graham)
New Commission (Nacho Duato)
Echo (Andonis Foniadakis)

Community Engagement:
Educational Performance: Monday, September 22, 10:00 a.m.

Master Class: Saturday, September 20, 10:00 a.m.
Exhibit: Martha Graham: December 19, 1937. August 28—September 21. Arts & Humanities Council of Tulsa Hardesty Arts Center. Never before seen photographs of Martha Graham and her company at work.
Book Review: Martha: The Life and Work of Martha Graham – a Biography by Agnes De Mille. Book review by Connie Cronley. August 28, 6:30 p.m. Arts & Humanities Council of Tulsa Hardesty Arts Center.
Lecture: The Legacy of Martha Graham. Janet Eilber, Artistic Director, Martha Graham Dance Company, Friday, September 20, 11:00 a.m. Arts & Humanities Council of Tulsa Hardesty Arts Center.

“Dancers for untold generations will dance differently because of her labors.”—Agnes de Mille -

READ MARTHA GRAHAM’S ESSAY “An Athlete of God (I Am A Dancer)”

MARTHA GRAHAM DANCE COMPANY MASTER CLASS
Saturday, Sept. 20, 10a-Noon
The Fly Loft, 117 N. Boston Ave., #208
For more information, download the master class flyer here.