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January 20
2018

  • Yale Center for British Art
  • New Haven, CT
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  • Cornfield Dance will perform an adapted version of Ellen's newest work Close-Up throughout three of the Center's gallery spaces. The physical shapes of selected art in the Center's collection are incorporated into portions of the dance language, bringing the viewers "close-up" and intimate with the performers, the museum, and the artwork.

Directions:
-Link to Metro North train schedule
-Select "East of Hudson"
-Depart from Grand Central Station
-Arrive at the New Haven (Main) Station
-Very short taxi ride to the Yale Center for British Art
-Performance on January 20th at 3pm!

 

November 13 - 17
2017

Cunningham Trust Workshop
New York City Center

  • Ellen Cornfield and Alan Good co-taught a one-week workshop for the Cunningham Trust at New York City Center teaching material from Torse by Merce Cunningham with two showings performed on Friday, November 17th at 3:00pm and 4:30pm.
 

May 18 - 21
2017

Cornfield Dance Season
West End Theatre NYC

Cornfield Dance company members Pierre Guilbault, Ruth Howard, Vanessa Knouse, Logan Pedon, and Joshua Tuason premiered Ellen Cornfield's newest work, Close-Up at the West End Theatre as part of the Soaking WET Series.

 

January 27 - 28
2017

Cornfield Dance performed in a shared showcase produced by The Construction Company and The Performance Project at University Settlement. Dancers Pierre Guilbault, Ruth Howard, Vanessa Knouse and Logan Pedon presented Raw Footage (2008) and a section from Pas de Detour (2015).

 

November 30 - December 4
2016

  • Ellen staged a 15-minute version of Pas de Detour on the Rutgers University dance department, assisted by her company dancers. The piece was performed by eight dancers as part of the university's DancePlus Fall show.
 

November 6
2016

 

September 24
2016

  • Dancers Joshua Tuason and Vanessa Knouse performed a duet from Small Stages at the LUNGS Harvest Arts Festival in the Lower East Side.
 

August
2016

  • Two-week Repertory Workshop of Ellen’s Pas de Detour, which included daily technique classes.
 

August 26
2016

Repertory Workshop Showing: Excerpts from Raw Footage and Pas de Detour
New York Theatre Ballet Studio, St. Mark's Church-in-the-Bowery
New York, NY

 

May 14
2016

Yale Center for British Art
New Haven, CT

 

May 20
2016

  • Emelin Theatre for the Performing Arts
    Mamaroneck, NY

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