Past Event

The Brain at the Barre: The Neuroscience of Ballet

March 25, 2021
6:30 PM
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Join us for an exploration of how we can all move and practice dance, led by choreographer Darrell Grand Moultrie, with commentary by Dr. Neeli Mishra and Dr. Marijeanne Liederbach, Director of the Harkness Center for Dance Injuries at NYU Langone, on how to perform while being mindful of injury. The workshop is designed for dancers of all abilities, from beginners to seasoned dancers.

​​​​​Watch on Zoom. Registration Required.

Science and the arts come together in this pair of free events which explore the mysteries of how we dance! Dance Theatre of Harlem and Columbia University’s Zuckerman Institute partner to bring you inside both the body and mind of a dancer. Enjoy a live dance performance and dance workshop, combined with insight from scientific experts about how the brain and body work together to produce the magic of ballet.