MODERN MOVEMENT: INNOVATIONS IN DANCE AND PAINTING

Event Date: 
July 12, 2012
Event Time: 
6:30 P.M.
Event Location: 
Clyfford Still Museum | Anschutz Foundation Atrium

Join Gil Boggs, artistic director at Colorado Ballet, for a discussion about the pioneers of modern dance, including Martha Graham, and how their innovations in movement connected with main themes in Abstract Expressionism. Boggs, a former principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre in New York, has worked with numerous choreographers and companies that came out of the modern movement, including Merce Cunningham, Ted Shawn, Paul Taylor, Agnes DeMille, and Twyla Tharp.

$10 public; $7 Museum members

 

(The Museum will be closed for program setup from 5:00–6:00 p.m. Doors open for the program at 6:00 p.m.)