schedule



coming up...

October 4-5, 2014
Gut Renovations with Greg Waletski
a solo for Greg Waletski
Northrop Auditorium (Mpls)
commissioned by Greg and Northrop at the University of Minnesota as part of their
SOLO Commissioning Program funded by the McKnight Foundation

 

already done...

May 28-31, 2014
One with Others
The Chocolate Factory (L.I.C., NY)

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May 2-3, 2014
One with Others

DiverseWorks (Houston)

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April 25-27, 2014
One with Others

Fusebox Festival (Austin)

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November 7-9, 2013
8pm
One with Others

Red Eye Theater (Minneapolis)

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September 20-22, 2013
One with Others
TBA Festival (Portland, OR)

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June 26-29, 2013
7:30pm
Service Animal
a brand-new short thing for
Queertopia
Intermedia Arts (Mpls)

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April 20-21, 2013
One with Others (premiere)
Dance Place (Washington, D.C.)

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February 16, 2013
Spaceholder Festival
by Morgan Thorson
Alverno Presents (Milwauke)

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October 18-20, 2012
Spaceholder Festival
by Morgan Thorson
Legion Arts (Cedar Rapids)

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October 5-7, 2012
Spaceholder Festival
by Morgan Thorson
ODC (San Francisco)

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September 2012
in residence
Vermont Performance Lab
developing One with Others
and showing some of it on...

Saturday, September 15 @ 7pm
Broad Brook Grange, Guilford VT
free!

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August 29-30, 2012
I Am Not Myself
Pleasure Rebel
Bryant-Lake Bowl Theater (Mpls)

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July 20-22, 25-26, 2012
Spaceholder Festival

by Morgan Thorson
Red Eye Theater (Mpls)

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March 2012
Spaceholder Festival

by Morgan Thorson
National Choreographic Centre of Franche-Comte (residency)

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February 16-26, 2012
How Social Hunters Die

a new piece commissioned by James Sewell Ballet
Ballet Works Project
JSB Tek Box at the Cowles Center (Mpls)

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Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Impermanent Collection

(material from a work-in-progress, One with Others)
9x22 at the Bryant-Lake Bowl (Mpls)
8pm

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Fusebox Festival 2011 (Austin, TX)

Demolition Boy
Saturday, April 30 @ 3pm
Sunday, May 1 @ 5pm

Salvage Vanguard Theater
2803 Manor Rd, Austin, TX
$15

also performing in
Spaceholder Festival

a new work by Morgan Thorson
Friday, April 29 @ 7pm
Saturday, April 30 @ 7pm
Sunday, May 1 @ 3pm

Salvage Vanguard Theater
2803 Manor Rd, Austin, TX
$15

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March 19 & 20, 2011
Slippery
a site-specific piece performed in public ice rinks
Studio 303's Edgy Women Festival
Montreal, Qc

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Friday, January 14, 2011
Third Persons (a new work-in-progress)
Food For Thought at
Danspace Project at St. Mark's Church (NYC)
8pm

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December 4, 2010
1995
Benefit for Krista Langberg and Terry Chance
The Southern Theater, Mpls
8pm

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October-November, 2010
in residence as a Bogliasco Fellow
The Liguria Study Center
Bogliasco, Italy
making new work

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July 8-11, 2010
Floor Plan
a solo choreographed by Dan Hurlin
presented as part of the McKnight Foundation Dancer Fellowship Commissioning Project
at The Southern Theater, Mpls

Thursday at 7:30 p.m.
Friday at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday at 7:00 p.m

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June 2010
in residence
The MacDowell Colony, NH
making new work

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April 1-4, 2010
Morgan Thorson's
Heaven
On the Boards (Seattle)
8pm

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March 25-26, 2010
Demolition Boy
Studio 303's Edgy Women Festival
@ Tangente
Montreal, Qc
8pm

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March 4-6, 2010
Morgan Thorson's
Heaven
Walker Art Center (Mpls)
8pm

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January 29-30, 2010
Morgan Thorson's
Heaven
Wesleyan University (CT)
8pm

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January 7-12, 2010
Performing in
Heaven by Morgan Thorson
and
Terrible Things
by Lisa D'Amour, Katie Pearl and Emily Johnson
both in the PS 122 Coil Festival
see website for days and showtimes

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December 4-20, 2009
Performing in
Terrible Things
by Lisa D'Amour, Katie Pearl and Emily Johnson
PS 122 (NYC)
see website for days and showtimes

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October 16-17, 2009
Performing in Morgan Thorson's
Heaven
DiverseWorks (Houston)
8pm

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October 25-30, 2009
Morgan Thorson's
Heaven
PS 122 (NYC)
see website for days and showtimes

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June 25-26, 2009
Demolition Boy
Queertopia
Bedlam Theatre, Mpls MN

Thursday & Friday @ 7:30pm
$8-$10 (with a pay what you can option, too)

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June 11-14, 2009
Performing in Justin Jones'
the Screen/the Thing

Southern Theater, Mpls MN

Thursday at 7:30 p.m.
Friday at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday at 7:00 p.m.

$18 (Thursday is pay-what-you-can)

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May 16 , 2009
Demolition Boy (excerpt)
at the Red Eye Theater 25th Anniversary Party!

see here for more info

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Saturday, April 25, 2009
Dancing backup for the amazing Neal Medlyn in
The Neal Medlyn Experience LIVE!
Bryant Lake Bowl Theater, Mpls MN
612-825-8949

9:00pm

$10-$15 pay what you can
or pay $18 for the Chris Yon + Medlyn double feature (see link)

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April 17-19, 2009
Demolition Boy
sharing the bill with the fierce Meg Wolfe
Highways Performance Space
1651 18th Street
Santa Monica, CA
(310) 315-1459

Friday & Saturday @ 8:30pm
Sunday @ 7pm

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March 25, 2009, 8pm
Demolition Boy (excerpt)
a new solo in-progress
9x22 Dance Lab
Bryant Lake Bowl Theater, Mpls MN
612-825-8949

$6-$10 sliding scale

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March 18, 2009, 7:30pm
Performing in Morgan Thorson's Heaven (an excerpt)
part of ACDFA (American College Dance Festival Association)
Ted Mann Concert Hall
University of MN, Mpls, MN

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January 8-10, 2009
Chautauqua!
by the National Theater of the United States of America
a short section custom-made for this show! starring a gaggle of surprise guests.

The Walker Art Center, Mpls
Thursday-Saturday, 8pm
$20/$16 (Walker members)
612-375-7600

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October 2-5, 2008
premiere of copperhead
The Southern Theater (Mpls)

5 shows:
Thursday, October 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, October 3 at 8:00 p.m. & 10:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 4 at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 5 at 7:00 p.m.

$19 / $17 students, seniors, low-income   (plus $1 Southern Theater ticketing fee)
Friday's 10:30 p.m. show is pay-as-you-can
612-340-1725

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September 3-7, 2008
one born bad
in a basement in the powderhorn neighborhood of minneapolis
performed by joanna furnans, hannah kramer, anna marie shogren and emily king

10 shows:
Wednesday thru Sunday
two shows per night
7pm & 8:30pm

$10-$15 (all proceeds go to the performers)

one born bad is is Part One of a larger project (Part Two, copperhead, premieres in October). see them both.

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June 26-28, 2008
Tiny Town
ODC, San Francisco
Presented as part of the SCUBA Touring Network
Project Artaud Theater
Thurs-Sat @ 8:15pm
$25 At the Door
$20 In Advance
$18 Seniors/Students/Children 12 & Under
ODC Box Office: 415-863-9834 (2-5 pm Wed-Sat)
Or buy online

Tiny Town is on a shared program with Kate Watson Wallace's House, which is presented as a pre- or post-show installation. So you can catch House before or after Tiny Town. (One ticket gets you in to both shows.)

7:30 p.m. -- Kate Watson-Wallace: House
8:15 p.m. -- Karen Sherman: Tiny Town
9:00 p.m.-ish (after Tiny Town) -- Kate Watson-Wallace: House (repeats for those who start with Tiny Town at 8:15 p.m.)

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April 18-19, 2008
Queereographer's Evening
Double Rainbow (a new collaboration with Morgan Thorson performed by UMN students)
University of MN in association with Patrick's Cabaret
U of MN Barker Center
Fri @ 7:30pm
Sat @ 5:00pm & 8:30pm
$8 at the door

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March 28-29, 2008
Who are you to Steven?
Suspicion of Modeling

Philadelphia Dance Projects
Presented as part of the SCUBA Touring Network
@ Temple University's Conwell Dance Theater
Fri/Sat 8pm

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February 22-23, 2008
measuring the chop
(an excerpt from copperhead, a new work in-progress)
The Southern Theater (Mpls MN)
Fri/Sat 8pm
612-340-1725
$16

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February 8-10, 2008
Double Rainbow (premiere)
Created in collaboration with Morgan Thorson for the Cowles Guest Artist Program
University Dance Theater
University of Minnesota, Mpls, MN
8pm

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November 29 &30, 2007
Morgan Thorson's
FAKER
Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston
7:30pm
$20 general/$15 members, students, seniors

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September 18-20, 22-23, 25, 2007
Body Cartography's Holiday House
35xx 10th Ave South (Mpls)
7:30pm & 9:15pm shows
free

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