The Joyce Professional Class Series

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!

Malpaso Dance Company

Malpaso Dance Company Osnel Delgado

October 7, 2022, 12:00-2:00pm
Price: $25.00

Osnel Delgado, artistic director and resident choreographer for Malpaso Dance Company, danced with Danza Contemporanea de Cuba (DCC) from 2003 to 2011, prior to founding Malpaso Dance Company. He has worked with choreographers Mats Ek, Rafael Bonachela, Kenneth Kvarnsträm, Ja Linkens, Itzik Galili, Samir Akika, Pedro Ruiz, Isidro Rolando, and George Cespedes, among others. Delgado has created works for DCC, Rakatan, and Ebony Dance of Cuba. Delgado is a 2003 graduate of the National Dance School of Havana, where he is also a professor of dance studies.

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Gibney Dance: Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center
280 Broadway, Enter at 53A Chambers Street

Proof of full vaccination is still required and masks are recommended at Gibney Center. Visit www.gibneydance.org/PlanYourVisit for more information.

Complexions Contemporary Ballet

Complexions Contemporary Ballet with Desmond Richardson

December 2, 2022, 12:00-2:00pm
Price: $25.00

(Co-Founder, Co-Artistic Director Complexions Contemporary Ballet) Desmond Richardson was the first African-American principal dancer of American Ballet Theatre, and is hailed by The New York Times as one of the greatest dancers of his time. Nominated for a Tony Award for his role in the original Broadway cast of Fosse and deemed a standout in the Tony-Award winning production After Midnight, Richardson is highly esteemed by the concert dance and American theater community. He appeared in Twyla Tharp’s Broadway production Movin’ Out, and had his singing debut in Burt Bacharach’s and Hal David’s The Look Of Love, choreographed by Ann Reinking and Scott Ellis.

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Gibney Dance: Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center
280 Broadway, Enter at 53A Chambers Street

Proof of full vaccination is still required and masks are recommended at Gibney Center. Visit www.gibneydance.org/PlanYourVisit for more information.

About Gibney’s Education Program

Through the cultivation of an inclusive and positive space, our offerings make space for exploration, risk-taking, personal and artistic growth, connection, and fun. It is our priority to listen to and support our community and to empower the future leaders of the field. Learn more.

Photo: Hubbard Street Dance Chicago by Michelle Reid.