We are beyond thrilled to offer an introduction to José Limón Technique with guest teaching-artist Jade Primicias beginning THIS SATURDAY. Jade studied with the José Limón Dance Company this summer and has been given permission to offer Memphis movers a glimpse of Limón technique as well as an opportunity to learn company repertory. The José Limón Dance Company comes… Continue reading A look at Limon technique with Jade Primcias
We are more than excited to announce our 2016-2017 season as we approach our 30th anniversary in June! Save the dates for these upcoming shows: Tiny Dances/Hidden Spaces featuring the photographs of Carla McDonald, company member at Playhouse on the Square and photographer at findmemphis.com and featuring new special guest choreographers Travis Bradley, Courtney Oliver, Jonathan… Continue reading Save the dates!
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
Project: Motion is seeking experienced dancers for Bloodlines + Bylines: Excavating Familial Stories from Memphis, May 15-17th, 2015 at Evergreen Theatre. Auditions will be Saturday, January 31st from 10-11:30 AM and Monday, February 2nd from 7-8:30 PM both at Theatrewoks, 2085 Monroe Ave. Dancers should bring a resume and schedule availability for rehearsals to start in… Continue reading Auditions!
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!
Lots of fun things are happening with us this fall. With the success of “House Happening” at the Woodruff-Fontaine house (see the photos here), we’ve decided to bring modern dance into the community through several exciting projects during this MOBILE season.
Our modern classes continue to be held at Theatreworks Monday nights at 7 pm and Saturday mornings at 10 am. Come dance with us!
A group of Project: Motion dancers presented a flash mob for a birthday party at Interim restaurant on August 13. It was a complete surprise to the birthday girl and other restaurant patrons, and the dance to “Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch” brightened everyone’s night.
We’re set to perform at the ArtsMemphis “Beauty and the Feast” Culinary Series dinner on September 30 at Earnestine & Hazel’s. It’s a sold-out event featuring chefs Kelly English, Patrick Reilly, and Jason Severs.
In October, we’ll perform again at the Woodruff-Fontaine House at the Dead Poets’ Dinner on October 26. Cocktails are at 7 and dinner is at 8 pm. Contact AJ at 901-526-1469 for more information and tickets to this spooky event.
Stay tuned for info on our MOBILE season. For questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 901-214-5327.