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DANSOX One-Day Conference on Kenneth MacMillan: Making Dance Beyond the Boundaries

March 16 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Free

 

This conference will focus on the life and work of the great twentieth-century choreographer, Sir Kenneth MacMillan (1929-1992). MacMillan stands among the great innovators of his time in theatre, film, art, and music. The conference will discuss his work, the challenges of preserving the record, explore little known early work, his literary and musical choices, design, and choreographic method.

Guest speakers include Lady MacMillan, artist and widow of Sir Kenneth, Dame Monica Mason, former Principal and Director of the Royal Ballet, Natalie Wheen, music expert, and Anna Trevien, choreologist. A performance/lecture of the reconstruction of Playground with Yorke Dance will conclude the conference.

Free and open to all, but please book tickets at Eventbrite.

Venue

Jacqueline du Pre Music Building, St Hilda’s College
Cowley Place
Oxford,OX4 1DYUnited Kingdom
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Phone:
01865 286660
Website:
http://jdp.st-hildas.ox.ac.uk/
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