- 1. BAMTalk
Morris chats with prominent collaborators: illustrator-author Maira Kalman, costume designer Isaac Mizrahi, and painter Robert Bordo.
- 2. “Gloria”
March 8 to 11
Morris—famously mad for classical music—makes his conducting debut, leading the troupe’s music ensemble and the Juilliard Choral Union in the Vivaldi score to his 1981 dance work.
- 3. “Four Saints in Three Acts”
March 15, 17, and 18
The delightful 2000 dance, adapted from the Gertrude Stein–Virgil Thomson opera, with a jaw-dropping set by Maira Kalman, is back.
- 4. “Morris & Movies”
March 23 to 27
Catch Morris’s favorite flicks, from Erich Von Stroheim’s 1924 Greed to Robert Altman’s 1975 Nashville.
Mark the Date
Equal parts icon and iconoclast, Mark Morris celebrates his company’s 25th anniversary this month, and BAM is going all out.
Mark Morris Dance Group
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Howard Gilman Opera House, 30 Lafayette Ave., nr. Ashland Pl., Fort Greene, Brooklyn (718-636-4182 or bam.org); $20–$70.