Mark Morris Dance Group

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Presented in partnership with KUT and the Butler School of Music

Mark Morris Dance Group
Mark Morris, artistic director
Mozart Dances
Featuring The Knights
Colin Fowler, piano | Anton Nel, piano

This performance is made possible by a generous grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation with additional support from the Dean of the College of Fine Arts and the Executive Vice President and Provost of The University of Texas at Austin.

For over 30 years, the Brooklyn-based Mark Morris Dance Group has enthralled critics, dance enthusiasts, and novices alike with its amazing technical expertise, unique artistry, and its signature use of live music. Pianists Anton Nel and Colin Fowler, and progressive New York orchestra The Knights join MMDG for two performances of Morris’ celebrated evening-length piece Mozart Dances.

Proclaimed “one of the greatest living choreographers” by The New Yorker, Mark Morris has had a profound impact on the dance world ever since he burst onto the scene in 1980, and continues to create important new works with a singular ability to combine beautiful music, graceful movement, and delicious wit. Set to two Mozart piano concertos and the double piano sonata, and danced against a backdrop of visuals by British painter Howard Hodgkin, UK’s The Guardian called Mozart Dances “one of the most definitive personal statemen…

Date and Time:Sep. 26 | 8:00 PM
Contact:PAC Ticket Office
Admission:$36.00 - $42.00
Location:Bass Concert Hall (PAC Building) Maps and Directions
Sponsor:Texas Performing Arts