The Joyce Professional Class Series with GALLIM
Jun 2, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm EDT
GALLIM Methods with Andrea Miller & Company
IN-PERSON (STUDIO H)
GIBNEY 280 AGNES VARIS PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
53A CHAMBERS STREET
Gibney is proud to partner with The Joyce Theater to offer a series of public Professional Classes. Take class and learn repertory with artists performing at The Joyce this season!
GALLIM Methods is a practice of GALLIM’s technical and creative methodology through a guided conversation between the body’s network of systems and the imagination. Come out for a guided improvisation warm-up followed by GALLIM phrase work and performance studies. Students will be coached in Miller’s technical and artistic approach to movement.
About Andrea Miller
Andrea Miller is a choreographer, creative director, and artistic director of world-renowned movement production company GALLIM. A sought-after creator and collaborator for dance, film, fashion, and the visual arts, Miller is known for her exploration of the essential elements of human behavior and the alchemy of human expression through the medium of movement and performance.
Miller is a Guggenheim, Sadler’s Wells, New York City Center, and Princess Grace Fellow, and was featured in Forbes as an entrepreneur and leader in the dance world. She is the first choreographer to be named Artist in Residence at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, creating two large scale works for The Temple of Dendur and the full 5th floor of The Met Breuer. Her visual art collaborations include a sound, sculpture, and performance installation for Lincoln Center featuring 25 community members processing the pandemic through breath, music, theater and dance, and works for Art Basel, Frieze Festival, and a film shared by The Guggenheim Museum.
Miller’s dance works are presented by leading institutions and festivals around the world including Lincoln Center, Kennedy Center, City Center, The Joyce, Jacob’s Pillow, BAM, Royal Albert Hall, Sadler’s Wells, London Royal Opera House, Théâtre National de Chaillot, Teatre Grec of Barcelona, Theaterhaus Stuttgart, Canal Madrid, Teatro Nacional de Panamá, DanceHouse Vancouver, Spoleto Festival, and others.
Recent dance commissions include New York City Ballet, Martha Graham Dance Company, Pennsylvania Ballet, A.I.M, Rambert2, Ailey II, and The Juilliard School. She has created dance for film with celebrated directors including Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost, Xavier Dolan, Ezra Hurwitz, Bat-Sheva Guez and long time collaborator Ben Stamper.
Miller is an Adjunct Professor at Marymount Manhattan College and guest faculty at The Juilliard School, where she is an alumna. Her repertory, creative methodology and dance training have been taught across the country including Marymount Manhattan, The Juilliard School, NYU, SUNY Purchase, Harvard, Barnard, SJSU, and others.
See GALLIUM at The Joyce Theater! Performances run MAY 31 – JUNE 4, 2023.
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Photo credits: photo courtesy of the artist.