This week on From Scratch:

Mark MorrisMark started the Mark Morris Dance Group (MMDG) in 1980. Headquartered in Fort Green, Brooklyn, the company is on tour more than 20 weeks per year. MMDG collaborates with leading artists, including the cellist Yo Yo Ma, the pianist Emanuel Ax, the designer Isaac Mizrahi, and the dancer Baryshnikov.

Mark speaks with Jessica about how he launched his choreography career, from scratch.

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Peter ManningPeter Manning launched his eponymous clothing company to focus on men 5’8″ and under. Prior to starting the company in 2012, Peter was a Tony Award winning theatrical producer.

Peter speaks with Jessica about his career shift– and the sartorial needs of this segment of the male population— from scratch.

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