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Layla and Majnun

2d6c2ed6-89ae-11e6-938a-4ee085261bf6-1560x1144Mark Morris and his Dance Group are now giving Layla and Majnun its New York premiere at the White Light Festival. I interviewed Morris for this Seattle Times preview when they performed it last year in Seattle:

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Mark Morris Dance Joins Silk Road for Layla and Majnun

2d6c2ed6-89ae-11e6-938a-4ee085261bf6-1560x1144My Seattle Times preview of the latest show from Mark Morris Dance Group, in collaboration with Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Project, is now online:

The world-renowned choreographer (and native Seattleite) Mark Morris teams with Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble for a new work of music and dance based on the Middle Eastern story <i>Layla and Majnun</i>.

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