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Master Class with Donna Mejia

December 3, 2016 @ 1:30 pm - December 4, 2016 @ 1:00 pm

Saturday, December 3, 1:30-3:30 pm: Savory
The flavors of vigorous, athletic, percussive and robust movement with Donna Mejia

Saturday, December 3, 3:45-5:45 pm: Sweet
The light and soft palette of blushed, nuanced, fluid and lyrical movement with Donna Mejia

Sunday, December 4, 10:00-1:00 pm: Palette Cleanser
Three hours of somatic science practice for core strength, joint health, alignment optimization, and sustainable range of motion in the dancing body.

**Early bird and package pricing avalable**

Cancellation policy: Master Class registrations are nonrefundable. If you are unable to attend, you may sell or transfer your registration to another person. Please send us notice of your registration transfer.

*Out-of-town workshop participants may be interested in these nearby hotels: Days Inn or Marriott Courtyard

Donna Mejia is a professor at the University of Colorado, Boulder (transnational fusion, and dances of the African/Arabian traditions). She is also affiliate faculty for Gender Studies, Ethnic Studies.

Donna has served as residence artist for 18 universities, headlined over 100 festivals since 2012, and received the Fulbright Association’s 2011 S.J.C. honor for international dance research. Her choreography has shown at the La MaMa Theatre, the Apollo Theatre, and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. She recently joined the creative team for the documentary film Bella Gaia.

She balances her time teaching, lecturing and performing domestically and abroad.


December 3, 2016 @ 1:30 pm
December 4, 2016 @ 1:00 pm
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