Hello movers! Project: Motion is thrilled to host Kenneth Johnson as a guest teaching-artist this October! Kenneth’s class series “Visceral Dance with Kenneth” will be focused on working through techniques that enable the body to feel and react to music. Dancers will also learn how to tap into their rooted emotions and harness them while dancing. Kenneth’s… Continue reading October class schedule
Thank you ALL for moving with us this summer! Now, it is time to go Back to School with Project: Motion! “Adult Beginner Dance with Wayne M. Smith” continues! This class will meet EVERY Monday night (8/3, 8/10, 8/17, 8/24, and 8/31) at Living Hope Church from 7-8:30pm. NO DANCE EXPERIENCE REQUIRED! $12, $10 with… Continue reading Back to School with Project: Motion
Project: Motion is so excited to offer a three-week workshop with Memphis’ own Carmen Savage. Carmen has been studying “Memphis Jookin” and Hip Hop since the age of 12. She won the Queen of Memphis Jookin Battle in 2014. We are loosely calling this class “beginner” as many of us are skilled Contemporary dancers, but… Continue reading Hip Hop Workshop with Carmen Savage
We had a wonderful, sparkly, and magical run of House Happening 2: All Through the House at the Woodruff-Fontaine Home in December. Check back soon for more photos and press. For our upcoming May show, we will be holding auditions soon. Project: Motion is seeking experienced dancers for Bloodlines + Bylines: Excavating Familial Stories from Memphis, May… Continue reading Happy New Year!
There will be no Monday night class October 13. Come see us next week!
Join us for Bringing Ballet Back to Nature: A contemporary look at classical ballet Taught by Ballet Memphis alumna Stephanie Mei Hom October 11, 18 and 25 at Theatreworks in Memphis 10 – 11:30 am $11/ class, drop-ins are welcome Also, don’t forget to save the dates for our upcoming fundraiser “House Happening 2” December… Continue reading New Class Series: Bringing Ballet Back to Nature
We are proud to announce our 2014 – 2015 season. Save the Dates! House Happening II: All Through The HouseDecember 19 – 21 at the Woodruff-Fontaine HouseA holiday celebration and fundraiser Bloodlines and Bylines: Excavating Familial Stories From MemphisMay 15 – 17 at the Evergreen Theatre We are making a return to Evergreen Theatre with… Continue reading News from Project: Motion
New Project: Motion Saturday SeriesBack to Breath This Intermediate/Advanced dance series, taught by Louisa Koeppel, will explore how clear and efficient modern dance technique initiates from the most fundamental of movements: the Breath. We will find our inner rhythm and apply it to challenging technique. What: Back to Breath: A three week explorationWhen: August 30th,… Continue reading Back to Breath with Louisa Koeppel
A Pearl’s Wisdom What: A three week dance series exploring the integration of technique with phrase material When: Monday, August 4th, 11th, & 18th Where: Theatreworks in the upstairs studio, 2085 Monroe Avenue What Time: 7:00pm to 8:30pm Cost: $11/Class, no pre-registration required Teacher: Sarah Ledbetter *This class is open to all levels of mover. Wear clothing you… Continue reading Two New Class Series!
Continuous Flow Movement, taught by Amelia Renee Byrd, will begin Saturday morning at 10 am at Theatreworks. This series will focus on exploring energy-flow throughout the body while at motion and at rest. Movement exercises have been developed by using principles of Bartenieff Fundamentals, Kinetic Awareness as well as Hawkins and Graham techniques. Classes will… Continue reading New Class Series Starts Saturday July 5!