Performance Season


2013-2014 Season

Martha Graham: REVERENCE

November 15-17, 2013

Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State St, Madison, WI 53703
Kanopy Dance Company

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Performance presented by Urban Land Interests

Revel in performances by former Martha Graham Company Principal Dancers and Dance Masters who bring to Dane County audiences dance honoring and celebrating Martha Graham.

Relish an evening inspired by Graham's pioneering art that propelled modern dance into the 21st century. Share in the reverence that these world-seasoned dancers hold for the discipline of their craft.

Witness Graham’s Lamentation Variation Project. Watch historical footage of Martha dancing ‘Lamentation.’ Enjoy Martha’s tour de force ‘Steps in the Street.’

Choreography and Reconstruction: Donlin Foreman, Martin Løfsnes, Sandra Kaufmann, Winifred Haun, Lisa Thurrell, Yuriko Kikuchi, and Martha Graham

Performers: Donlin Foreman, Martin Løfsnes, Deb Goodman, Kanopy Dance Company, Winifred Haun & Dancers

"Lamentation Variation" created in association with, and using the creative structure provided by, the Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance. Re-staging of "Steps in the Street" licensed through Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance.


Tickets: www.overturecenter.com, 608.258.4141


Puppet Master

February 14-16, 2014

Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State St, Madison, WI 53703
Kanopy Dance Company

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Performance presented by WJJO-FM

Follow the tormented Mohawk Man who falls into a bizarre asylum journey of altered reality under the spell of the Puppet Master’s world. Feel the decibel drive of heavy metal cello rock as dancers in Dr. Who-esque garb explore cliché and the physicality of angst with movement, lightness and a touch of ironic fun.

80s style Dr. Who-esque Costume Designer: World-renowned David Quinn.


Tickets: www.overturecenter.com, 608.258.4141


Fresh. Local. Organic.

April 4-6, 2014

Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State St, Madison, WI 53703
Kanopy Dance Company

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Performance presented by Willy Street Co-op

Breathe deeply of spring as local choreographers, dancers, costumers, composers present new organic dance, choreography and movement. Fresh and uplifting themes of Life’s renewed abundance, as the seeds of our dreams, dormant through the winter months, now sprout into all possibilities.

Celebrate: Genuine Madison. True Wisconsin. Blossoming Talent.

Pre-Show Talk Opening Night
Friday April 4, 7:00-7:30pm, Promenade Hall
Show ticket or ticket stub to Fresh.Local.Organic for admittance.
Choreographers will talk about their process of creating dance.


Tickets: www.overturecenter.com, 608.258.4141


2012-2013 Season



Ticket Prices: $29/general, $22/students, $14/children, youth

Photos by Harper Photography
Poster Design by Zillman Design

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