Integrated Technique Class, Curated by AXIS Dance at Gibney NYC: Marc Brew
Tuesday, November 14th
Gibney Dance Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center at 280 Broadway, NYC
AXIS teams up with Gibney Dance to curate a series of physically integrated master technique classes.
Marc Brew: International acclaimed and award winning choreographer Marc Brew trained as a professional dancer at the Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School and The Australian Ballet School. He has been working in Australia, the UK and Internationally for the past 20 years as a director, choreographer, dancer, teacher and speaker; with the Australian Ballet Company, State Theatre Ballet Company of South Africa, Infinity Dance Theatre, CandoCo Dance Company and was Associate Director with Scottish Dance Theatre and Associate Artist at Tramway Theatre in Glasgow. He was a guest performer, collaborator and media spokes person for the London Hand Over Ceremony for the Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Games Closing Ceremony. Since 2008 Marc has been dedicating time to his own choreography with Marc Brew Company and his work has been toured to critical acclaim across the world. Marc's outdoor work (i)land was commissioned for the Glasgow 2014 Cultural programme and Without Walls, his Unlimited Commission Fusional Fragments was part of the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad and a collaboration with world-renowned percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie. His new work For Now I am… had its World Premiere at the inaugural Dance International Glasgow Festival 2015 to outstanding 5 star reviews. Marc has also produced work for a number of high profile companies such as Scottish Ballet, Indepen-dance 4, Ballet Cymru, AXIS Dance Company (USA), Candoco Dance Company, Scottish Dance Theatre, Touch Compass (NZ), Amy Seiwert’s Imagery (USA), The London Contemporary Dance School, YDance, National Theatre Scotland and Dundee Rep Theatre. Marc has been presented with a Centenary Medal for Outstanding Contribution as a dancer and choreographer and in 2014 Marc was nominated for Outstanding Achievement in Performance (Individual) at the prestigious Isadora Duncan Awards for his solo piece Remember When. Marc is Guest Artistic Director at AXIS Dance Company and Associate Artistic Director at Ballet Cymru in Wales.