Mark Morris dance group and music ensemble Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts will present the Mark Morris Dance Group and Music Ensemble on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 5 and 6, at 7:30 p.m. in the Virginia G. Piper Theater.
One of the world’s leading dance companies, the Mark Morris Dance Group is known for its highly expressive, witty performances featuring superb live music. Its founder and artistic director, Mark Morris, has been hailed as one of the most talented choreographers working today. Since founding his Brooklyn-based company in 1980, he has collaborated with cellist Yo-Yo Ma and dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov and created more than 100 dances and ballets. Morris’ inspired works are set to everything from Baroque masterpieces to country-western music and rock.
Tickets are available for $49 and $59 online ator through the patron services box office at (480) 994-ARTS (2787), ext. 2.