Marjorie Folkman

BA summa cum laude, Barnard College. MA, Columbia University. PhD candidate, Bard Graduate Center, New York City. Member and principal performer with Mark Morris Dance Group (1996-2007), Martha Clarke’s Garden of Earthly Delights off-Broadway (2008-2009); member of Merce Cunningham’s Repertory Understudy Group under the direction of Chris Komar; dancer and performer for Richard Colton/Amy Spencer, Neta Pulvermacher, Kraig Patterson, Sally Hess, and Sara Rudner. Recent choreographic projects have included productions for Boston Baroque (Pigmalion and Les Indes Galantes), L’Opéra Français de New York (Faust), Bard SummerScape (Der Ferne Klang and Le Roi Malgré Lui), and collaborations with new music ensemble Contemporaneous. Teaching artist, Lincoln Center Institute; guest artist/instructor, Phillips Academy Andover, George Mason University, Richard Stockton College, North Carolina School of the Arts, Mount Holyoke, and Smith College. Visiting assistant professor in Dance, Language & Thinking and First-Year Seminar, Bard College. SLC, 2013–

Undergraduate discipline: Dance

Courses taught in Dance