“I am so honored to be choosen as the 2016 "Dance on the Lawn Commissioned Emerging Choreographer." Thank you Charmaine, Diann and the rest of the Dance on the Lawn staff and selection committee for choosing me. I am excited to meet and work with you all and the local community of Montclair, NJ over the next coming months."
Kyle will present a “work-in-progress” on Saturday, May 14, 2016 @ St. Luke’s Episcopal Church’s Assembly Hall, and the final work during “Dance on the Lawn” 2016, Saturday, September 10, 2016 @ on the lawn of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church.
Randy James (10 Hairy Legs)
Paul McRae (New Jersey Ballet)
Donna Scro (Freespace Dance)
Marlies Yearby (Director/choreographer)
Kyle Marshall currently dances with Doug Elkins Choreography Etc, Tiffany Mills Company and 10 Hairy Legs. Kyle created Kyle Marshall Choreography in 2014 to help support his dance-making process. He is curious how histories, cultural movements and personal experiences dictate how people create social groups and interact with their environments. Kyle's dances have been performed at the Dumbo Dance Festival, Movement Research at Judson Church, Dixon Place, Triskelion Arts, Greenspace, Upstart Festival at BAX, STUFFED, AUNTS, Rutgers University and the Dance+ Festival in Portland, OR. He has also received residencies from the Jamaica Performing Arts Center and CoLab Arts. He excited to be the 2016 “Dance on the Lawn” emerging commissioned choreographer and will present a new work September, 10th in the Montclair Dance Festival in New Jersey. Kyle graduated Magna Cum Laude from Rutgers University with a BFA in Dance. www.kmchoreography.com