April 22, 2016 Press

Check out Bedford + Bowery's review of "Las Fridas"

"Las Fridas: A Movement Installation and Offering" was co-produced with The Clemente for a successful second run of NYC previews in the Center's Flamboyán Theater. The show was well-received by audiences and Bedford + Bowery's Kavitha Surana.

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April 20, 2016 Press

Mark was profiled by Melanie Brown of StageBuddy.com

Mark DeGarmo was profiled extensively by StageBuddy.com's Melanie Brown, who covers everything from Mark's young aspirations to his current choregraphic and educational work.

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March 30, 2016 Press

"Las Fridas" featured as an April arts must-see in The Villager

MDD's second run of previews of "Las Fridas" were featured in Scott Stiffler's guide to April arts in The Villager.

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January 5, 2016 Announcement

MoveUP! Dance Academy Winter and Spring Sessions

The first MoveUP! Dance Academy for kids started in January with after school classes in Ballet, Jazz and FUNdamentals of Dance, and continued for a second Spring Session in May and June.

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December 21, 2015 Press

Read a review of "Las Fridas" in StageBuddy.com

Previews of "Las Fridas" in December were sold out and it was enthusiastically reviewed in StageBuddy.com.

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December 2, 2015 Press

Our Dance for Dance 2015 Honorees were featured in DanceInforma.com

Oleg Briansky and Mireille Briane, the dancing duo who received the "Educational Visionary" Lifetime Achievement Award this year, are profiled for their enduring relationship in dance and in life.

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November 24, 2015 Uncategorized

Mark was honored with The 2015 Martha Hill Dance Fund Mid-Career Award

On Monday, November 30, 2015, at the 15th Anniversary of the Martha Hill Dance Fund's annual awards, Mark DeGarmo was honored with this award which "honors a professional in the dance field who exemplifies any or all of those qualities for which Martha Hill was most revered -- whether an educator or a creative force who has made a significant contribution to the field of dance 'behind the scenes'." --Carl Wolz, a former student of Martha Hill and founder of the Hong Kong Academy for the Performing Arts.

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August 8, 2015 Announcement

Mark received The 2015 Sophie Gerson Healthy Youth Foundation Award

Mark DeGarmo was awarded the 2015 Sophie Gerson Healthy Youth Foundation Award "in recognition for creating sustained dance programs for PreK-5 kids and their teachers in Title 1 public schools in the Lower East Side of Manhattan and across New York City." The award ceremony will take place next spring.

August 8, 2015 Announcement

Mark is featured in a Moscow Museum Exhibition

Mark DeGarmo, PHD, Executive and Artistic Director of Mark DeGarmo Dance was honored in Moscow at the opening of the "Enchanted Wanderers" exhibit at theBakhrushin State Central Theatre Museum. Photographs of DeGarmo's work as a dancer and choreographer were featured alongside images of legendary Russian ballet dancers and artists who developed ballet in the West and made significant contributions to world culture. The exhibit included photographs of Diaghilev, Balanchine, Nureyev, Baryshnikov, Briansky, Arova, Princess Grace of Monaco, and others. The exhibit will enter the archives of the Museum.

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