November 1, 2017 – Mark Franko

Laura H. Carnell Professor of Dance and Chair of Dance
Dance Department, Boyer College of Music and Dance, Temple University
Can We Inhabit a Dance? Reflections on Dancing the ‘Bauhaus Dances’ in Dessau”

Mark Franko will discuss the reconstruction of Oskar Schlemmer’s “Bauhaus Dances” from the perspective of the spectator and the performer and in relation to architectural space. Scenes from Debra McCall’s film of “Bauhaus Dances” will be projected as part of the talk.