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Mark Morris Dance Group & Music Ensemble

Apr 21Apr 23

Performance Dates

  • Thu Apr 21 2022 8:00 PM
  • Fri Apr 22 2022 8:00 PM
  • Sat Apr 23 2022 8:00 PM


Meany Hall – Katharyn Alvord Gerlich Theater

Seattle native Mark Morris — revered as “the most artfully musical choreographer alive” (The New York Times) — creates singular works that combine beautiful music, graceful movement and delicious wit. This season, his Dance Group performs three joyful works accompanied by the company’s own music ensemble: Words, set to 18 of Felix Mendelssohn’s 48 enchanting Songs Without Words; Rock of Ages, performed to the adagio movement of Franz Schubert’s Nocturne; and Festival Dances, set to a piano trio by Johann Nepomuk Hummel that reinterprets ballet conventions.


The preeminent modern dance organization of our time.
— Yo-Yo Ma


Dance Series generously underwritten by Delaney and Justin Dechant in honor of Katharyn Alvord Gerlich.


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