Int/Adv Ballet with Gabrielle Lamb (former Grands Ballets Canadiens and Morphoses/The Wheeldon Company)
Zoom links at: http://pigeonwingdance.com/class
Class will consist of a 50 minute barre, followed by 30 minutes of center exercises designed for expansive movement in small spaces. My studies in the Feldenkrais Professional Training Program have informed my teaching methodology. Exercises are simple and clear, with a brisk flow from one to the next. You will polish your technique and work up a sweat.
Gabrielle Lamb is a Princess Grace Award-winning choreographer based in NYC, where she directs her company, Pigeonwing Dance. Her work also been presented by the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Ballet, Whim W’him (Seattle), Ballet Collective (NYC), Ballet Austin, Ballet Memphis, and the Sacramento, Milwaukee, and Kansas City Ballets. Ms Lamb has won choreographic competitions at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and Milwaukee Ballet, as well as the Banff Centre’s Lee Award, a NY City Center Choreography Fellowship, and the S&R Foundation’s Grand Prize Washington Award. She was selected to create for American Ballet Theatre’s Choreographic Incubator in both 2018 and 2019, and most recently she was awarded a 2020 Guggenheim Fellowship. A native of Savannah, GA, she trained at the Boston Ballet School and was a longtime soloist at Les Grands Ballets Canadiens. In 2009 she was invited by Christopher Wheeldon to join his company Morphoses in NYC. She was described by DANCE Magazine as “a dancer of stunning clarity who illuminates the smallest details—qualities she brings to the dances she makes, too”.