Performer and Choreographer; Teacher of Tap, Flamenco and Yoga, all ages, all abilities.
Monday, March 7, 2011
Tap Dance Lectures with Margaret Morrison at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Tap Dance Lectures at Massachusetts Institute of Technology with Margaret Morrison Sponsored by Dance@MIT, SLIPPAGE, & MIT Department of Women's and Gender Studies free and open to the public Monday, March 14, 2011 at MIT Building 4 Room 149 77 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139 for more info:617-253-6957 2:00-3:30 Artist Talk "Body of Rhythm: 30 years in rhythm tap" Margaret Morrison shares video and tap dance stories from her career. 3:30-5:00 "She Stayed With the Sisters: Tap Dance Narratives and Invisibilized Women" Margaret Morrison presents new research on Alice Whitman, the "Queen of Tap", Juanita Pitts, "Tops in Tap", and other African American women tap dancers of the 1920s to 1950s.