With: Maurice Causey (read more)
Date: Monday 24 - Friday 28 July
Time: 15:00 - 18:00
Price: € 165,-
Minimium participants: 15
Please send a link to a dancefilm (if you have one) and your cv, upon which a selection will be made.
Registration deadline: Open until fully booked; limited amount of places are available; register now to ensure yours!.
Choreography Project with Maurice Causey
Photo by Jelle Ijntema
Workshop description: The choreographer Maurice Causey will create a piece on the dancers during this 5 day workshop. Causey, who danced in classical companies and with William Forsythe before working as balletmaster of Netherlands Dance Theater from 2004-2010, is considered a new choreographic talent. He has recently been commissioned by both European and American companies to choreograph pieces. His own style combines elements of classical/neoclassical technique with clear composition and often a humorous touch.
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Payment can be made:
- by bank: ABN-AMRO to: Henny Jurriëns Stichting*
- by paying cash at the desk of HJS (daily before 13:00)
* Bank ABN-AMRO / Henny Jurriëns Foundation No. 616935587 please add the name and number of the workshop.
IBAN no. NL22ABNA0616935587
SWIFT/BIC code: ABNANL2A
All bank charges are for your own account
Maurice Causey is an American born European based artist. He began studying Ballet at the age of 15 in his hometown of Florence, Alabama. His training includes School of the American Ballet, the American Ballet Theatreschool, and the Joffrey Ballet School in New York City. Maurice was for eight years a principal Dancer with William Forsythe's Frankfurt Ballet. He has also danced with the Cleveland Ballet, Pennsylvania Ballet, The National Ballet of Canada, and as Principal Dancer with the Gothenburg Ballet in Sweden.
Mr. Causey has been Ballet Master for both the Royal Swedish Ballet (2002-2003) and The Netherlands Dance Theatre 1 (2004-2010). He has choreographed original works for companies including The Netherlands Dance Theatre 1,Northwestern Dance Project, Hubbard Street 2,Milwaukee Ballet, Company C, Stockholm 59 North, Augsburg Ballet, Tanz Luzern Theatre, Ballet Arabesque and dance company iMEE of which he is Resident Choreographer. Maurice has also guest taught for Companies such as Norwegian National Ballet, Cullberg Ballet, NDT 1 and 2, Royal Swedish Ballet and Wayne McGregors Random Dance in London, England. He has taught, choreographed for Galas, Schools and competitions through-out the US, Canada, Europe, Korea and Australia, including Norwegian Institute of the Arts in Oslo, HJS in Amsterdam and being on staff at The Varna Ballet Academy hosted by the prestigious Varna International Ballet Competition 2014 and The II Baltic International Ballet competition in Riga, Latvia 2014 .Maurice as well stages Ballets by William Forsythe and gives workshops in Forsythe's improvisational Technologies around the world and is currently a patron for the Austinmer Dance Theater in Australia directed by Michelle Forte.