Jill Johnson

Jill Johnson

Dance Director, Office for the Arts Dance Program, Theater, Dance & Media (TDM); Senior Lecturer, Theater, Dance & Media; Artistic Director, Harvard Dance Project
(TDM 140R, TDM 141, TDM 90DR)
2018 Jan 22

Peter Chu Master Class

7:30pm to 9:00pm


Harvard Dance Center, 66 Garden St., Cambridge, Studio 1

Image: Peter Chu. Photo credit: Levi WalkerChoreographer Peter Chu creates works that push the physical bounds of movement with contrasting sharp and liquid-like energy that expands, contracts, isolates, and undulates. Partnering exchanges and an innate wisdom of the body & mind play significant roles in Chu’s works. He is a dance maker inspired by the temporal nature of emotions experienced within movement enmeshed with striking imagery to provoke thought.... Read more about Peter Chu Master Class

2017 Dec 17

Run AMOC! Festival: A Study on Effort



Harvard Dance Center, 66 Garden St.

A Study on Effort explores connections between sound, body, and duration. An hour-long dialogue between dancer Bobbi Jene Smith (formerly of Tel Aviv’s Batsheva Dance Company and subject of Bobbi Jene, the Tribeca Film Festival’s 2017 award winner for Best Documentary) and violinist Keir GoGwilt (soloist with the Chinese National Symphony, the Orquesta Filarmónica de Santiago, and others; Harvard ’13), the piece transposes different physical and emotional tasks between music and...

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