For GroundWorks, 2016 was a year filled with extraordinary creative opportunities including three live music collaborations within the production and presentation of an amazing range of groundbreaking work. From the creation of “Shadowbox” as part of the Violins of Hope Project with the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage to our spectacular production of Carmina Burana
This past month GroundWorks DanceTheater partnered with The University of Akron’s Dance Institute to offer 15-25 intermediate to advanced students the opportunity to work with GroundWorks’ Artistic Director David Shimotakahara and learn from professional company artists. Now in it’s tenth year of participation in this program, GroundWorks offered a series of workshops focusing on various
As promised, we will continue to share notes on our creative process to give you a peak behind the curtain & right into the way we think about creativity at GroundWorks DanceTheater. This series of posts focuses on our new work – The House of Sparrows – due to debut as part of EJ Thomas
We captured a few photos from the Master Class taught by our Outreach Education Coordinator, Mark Otloski, as well as the recent open rehearsal. Both experiences are part of the Action/Reaction project for the GroundWorks DanceTheater exCHANGE with University of Akron.