Choreographer and Dancer.
Clouds of flour, arabesques of gnocchi, music from Southern Italy…
Cooking while dancing, recipes and old-fashioned flavors, sensual doughs and experiments will surround the audience in an unprecedented experience.
CATERINA RAGO: Artistic Director, Choreographer and Founder of CRDANCE Company and its educational program, Tecniche DiDanza Moderna, CRDANCE Company founded in 2007. Rago, a native of Italy, joined the Martha Graham Dance Company in 2009 after completing its Professional Training Program, and has received commissions from Steffi Nossen Dance Foundation, Accademia Nazionale di Danza, Alvin Ailey/Fordham and Peridance Capezio Dance Center where she is currently on the faculty. Rago also teaches at the Joffrey Ballet School and the Martha Graham School and was named Emerging Choreographer for MET Dance Company (Houston). Rago restaged Martha Graham’s 1935 work, Panorama for Accademia Nazionale Di Danza at Rome’s Soirees Dans and Karole Armitage’s American Dream for the Ravello Festival. In addition to her role as Founder of CRDANCE Company and TDM, Rago is also the company’s Principal Dancer. Rago’s contribution to the field of modern dance and its history has a global reach that is diverse and ambitious in its goal to use dance as a language to make us see.