Hip Hop Dance Class on Guggenheim Stage with Bessie-Award Winner Ephrat Asherie
Works & Process Young Friends Invitation
Thursday, May 3, 7-8 pm, doors open at 6:45 pm. Peter B. Lewis Stage Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum 1071 Fifth Avenue Enter via the ramp at 5th Ave and 88th St
In conjunction with Works & Process' May 6 preview of Ephrat Asherie Dance's newest work Odeon, Bessie Award-winner Ephrat Asherie will teach a dance class on the stage of the Peter B. Lewis Theater at the Guggenheim focusing on fundamental hip hop movements including basic body isolations and party dances from the 80s and 90s. Ephrat will focus on helping each person find their own flow and helps them get comfortable with freestyling as well as doing choreography. Get ready to sweat and work it out.
ABOUT THE MAY 6TH WORKS & PROCESS PROGRAM EPHRAT ASHERIE DANCE: ODEON Ephrat Asherie, discusses her newest work prior to its Jacob's Pillow premiere with festival director Pamela Tatge. Dancers and musicians perform highlights and explore what happens when dances from the African diaspora-including breaking, hip hop, house, and vogue-intersect and remix with the music of Brazilian composer Ernesto Nazareth.
Ticket includes admission to May 3 hip hop class and house seats and access to post-performance reception for May 6 Works & Process program.
Class and performance $65 General, $55 for Works & Process Young Friends and Guggenheim YCC Members
Class only $20 General, $15 for Works & Process Young Friends and Guggenheim YCC Members
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