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location-mapInternationally-renowned contemporary dance company Gallim Dance offers a range of weekly and monthly movement and improvisation classes, yoga workshops, open rehearsals, informal performances, and artist residencies. Experience Gallim Dance’s immersive movement and process, and the vibrant creative voice of its Artistic Director, Andrea Miller. 





$17 / class




Movement Invention Lab explores movement that encourages mind/body connectivity, imagination & athleticism through the spirit of play and focused pursuits. Classes begin with a rigorous Gallim warm-up & continue with improvisatory games. This lab seeks to develop tools in movement invention useful in the creative process and fosters critical dialogue about movement & art.

Monthly showings of new works & existing repertory performed by Gallim’s award-winning ensemble. A great opportunity to get closer to the artistic process.

   Tuesday, February 16   4:30-5:30pm

   Tuesday, March 29        4:30-5:30pm

   Tuesday, April 26          4:30-5:30pm

G A L L I M  C O M P A N Y  C L A S S  

Monday + Wednesday | 10 – 11:15 AM ($15)

In a series of immersive improvisational experiments students build road maps to self-discovery. This class is inspired by Gallim’s collective discoveries in physical therapy, traditional movement techniques, Ballim, Gaga, and Miller’s choreographic works. Each class develops students technical growth through a sensitive and imaginative conversation between the muscular, nervous, skeletal, and cognitive systems.
G U E S T  A R T I S T  S E R I E S

Tuesday + Thursday | 10 – 11:30 AM ($15)

The Guest Artist Series is a curated series of classes taught by dance artists in our community. These classes add diversity to Gallim Dance’s Programming and will include classes from teachers such as Sidra Bell, Antonio Brown, Alex Springer and Xan Burley, and more.
J O N A T H A N  R O Y S E  W I N D H A M  

February 2 – 9, 2016 | 10am – 11:30am   Tuesday / Thursday

Biography | A former Gallim Dancer, Windham received the honor of being named 2013 “Top 25 to Watch” in Dance Magazine. Since then, Jonathan has performed with the Metropolitan Opera Ballet, the Santa Fe Opera, Company XIV, and the American Repertory Ballet. Jonathan is currently performing on Broadway in Fiddler on the Roof, choreographed by Hofesh Shechter.

Class Description | These classes, based heavily in improvisation and traveling through space, will focus on sensation-based movement while incorporating some phrases, cultivating musicality in the body, and pushing the brain creatively to get the body warm and ready for the day.

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A N T O N I O  B R O W N  

February 16 – 18, 2016 | 10am – 11:30am   Tuesday / Thursday

Biography | Native of Cleveland, Ohio; studied at Cleveland School of the Arts and The Juilliard School. Antonio is a member of “Bill T Jones/ Arnie Zane Dance Company” and freelance choreographer and teacher. Mr. Brown has worked with many prestigious artists and companies including: Camille A. Brown & Dancers, The Dash Ensemble, Sidra Bell Dance New York, Ohad Naharin, Jiri Kylian, Aszure Barton, among many others. Antonio has choreographed works for Verb Ballets, Lehigh Valley Dance Exchange “LVDE”, August Wilson Center Dance Ensemble, The Juilliard Dance Ensemble, Perry Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp, and various other schools and intensives across the country.


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S I L A S  R I E N E R

February 23 – March 3, 2016 | 10am – 11:30am   Tuesday / Thursday

Biography | Silas Riener is a dancer, choreographer and teacher. He has performed with Chantal Yzermans, Takehiro Ueyama, Christopher Williams, Joanna Kotze, Jonah Bokaer, Rebecca Lazier, Tere O’Connor, Wally Cardona, and Kota Yamazaki. He was a member of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company from 2007-2012. His own work has been curated at EMPAC, The Chocolate Factory, CATCH, LMCC’s River to River Festival, Danspace Project, and at the BFI Gallery in Miami. He was a member of LMCC’s Extended Life Dance Development Program, a 2014 City Center Choreographic Fellow and a Mellon Artist-in-Residence at The Newhouse Center for the Humanities at Wellesley College. He has been collaborating with Rashaun Mitchell since 2009.

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APRIL 16, 2016 | 3:00 – 6:00 PM


Wednesday, March 16 – Friday, March 18, 2016

9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Daily

Unearth your creative potential through structured technique and repertory classes, improvisational and compositional skill building, and performance studies.  

Tuition: Standard Registration –  $200

Housing: Housing not included

Refund & Cancellation Policy: Tuition fees will be refunded in full only if a written notice of cancellation is received on or before Monday, February 15th, 2016. Cancellations made, with written notice, between Tuesday, February 16th, 2016 and Friday, March 4th, 2016 will receive a 50% refund of fees paid. Withdrawal due to illness or injury after Friday, March 4th, 2016 will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis, and will only be considered with a written doctor’s note. There will be no refunds offered on or after March 16th, 2016.

Questions: Email

Skill-level Recommendations: It is recommended that participants have completed one year in a BA/BFA dance program or worked for at least one year in the professional field.

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Gallim Dance’s Clinton Hill arts community engagement program is generously supported by the National Endowment for the Arts. Additionally, this program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.
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