Professional classes have included Contemporary, Qi-Gong, Gyrokenisis®, Yoga, Melt, Alexander Technique, Contact Improvisation, Empodied Practice, Ballet, Pilates, Odissi Dance and many more.
Guest teachers have included Daniel Mroz, Natahsa Nikeprelevic, Noam Gagnon, Yvon Soglo, Suzie Burpee, Meagan O’Shea, Heidi Strauss, Sarah Williams, Katie Ward, Shannon Cooney, Tina Tarpgaard, Tedd Robinson, Marsha Barsky, Sioned Watkins, Mary Catherine Jack, Tyler Woelfle, Bill Juillette, Malini Guha, Shara Weaver and Marc Boivin.
Upcoming in Spring 2021, one week intensive with Dramaturge Guy Cools. Registration opens in February 2021.
Dr. Guy Cools is a dance dramaturge. He is a Postdoctoral Researcher at Ghent University, where he finished a practice-based PhD on the relationship between dance and writing. He has worked as a dance critic and dance curator. As a production dramaturge, he worked amongst others with Jean Abreu (UK), Koen Augustijnen (BE), Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui (BE), Danièle Desnoyers (CA), Alexander Gottfarb (AT), Lia Haraki (CY), Christopher House (CA), Akram Khan (UK), Arno Schuitemaker (NL), and Stephanie Thiersch (DE). His most recent publications include The Ethics of Art: ecological turns in the performing arts, co- edited with Pascal Gielen (2014); In-between Dance Cultures: on the migratory artistic identity of Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and Akram Khan (2015); Imaginative Bodies, dialogues in performance practices (2016) and The Choreopolitics of Alain Platel’s les ballets C de la B, co-edited with Christel Stalpaert and Hildegard De Vuyst (2019). Cools lives in Vienna.
ODD offers master classes and workshops with visiting guest artists of Series Dance 10. Guest artists have included Noam Gagnon, Yvon Soglo, Susie Burpee, Meagan O’Shea, Heidi Strauss and Sarah Williams.