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Morgan Thorson Heaven premieres at PS122 this week

October 25, 2009

Acclaimed Minneapolis choreographer Morgan Thorson is bringing her original dance performance entitled Heaven, with music provided by LOW , to PS122 this week for 5 performances.

From Performance Space 122’s website:


BEST CHOREOGRAPHER 2008 – Best of the Twin Cities, Minneapolis-St.Paul City Pages

“Powerhouse” – Claudia La Rocco, New York Times

Morgan Thorson teams with the sublime slowcore band LOW in pursuit of ecstatic and corporeal perfection in a real-time performance ritual. This reverential spectacle transfers the myth of perfection from the religious to the theatre world as a roving chorus of performers undertakes angelic choral singing and Thorson’s uniquely dynamic choreography. While extreme restriction is transformed into powerful kinesthetic expression, believers and non-believers, dance-enthusiasts and live music-lovers will experience HEAVEN’s acute force of attraction.


Sun, Oct 25 – Fri, Oct 30
Sun 6pm, Wed – Fri 8pm,
Late show: Fri, Oct 30 10pm

Performance Space 122
150 First Ave at E. 9th St, NYC

$20, $15 (students/seniors)

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