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Mark Morris

Founder, The Mark Morris Dance Group

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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