The Glory Hole (essay)

    An expanded, written version of the live essay "From K-Hole to Glory Hole" recently published by e-flux journal. You can read it here.

    Minor Bodies (gallery work)

      March 8-31, 2018
      Hair + Nails Gallery (Mpls)
      Part one of larger, multidisciplinary project called Universal Donor.

      Soft Goods

        Soft Goods
        Coming to PS 122 (NYC) in 2018.
        Stay tuned for dates.


        Soft Goods

          Saturday, October 7, 2017, 8pm
          Soft Goods
          Center for the Art of Performance at UCLA (Los Angeles)
          Freud Playhouse

          MacDowell Colony Residency

            June -July 2017
            in residence
            The MacDowell Colony
            making new work

            From K-Hole to Glory Hole (a lecture)

              March 17, 2017 6:15pm
              The Kitchen (NYC)
              a lecture for Half Straddle’s Here I Go, pt. 2 of You

              Soft Goods

                December 8-10, 2016 8pm
                Soft Goods
                Walker Art Center (Mpls)
                $22 ($17.60 Walker members)*

                *Walker Art Center is donating $1 from every ticket sold to the Behind the Scenes Counseling Fund, which provides financial assistance to production personnel seeking treatment for chemical dependency or mental health issues. For more information about this fund, click here.

                One with Others

                  January 8-11, 2015
                  One with Others
                  American Realness (NYC)
                  Abrons Arts Center Underground Theater

                  Thursday, January 8, 8:30pm
                  Friday, January 9, 8:30pm
                  Saturday, January 10, 5:30pm
                  Sunday, January 11, 5:30pm

                  Full festival lineup here

                  Gut Renovations with Greg Waletski

                    October 4-5, 2014
                    Gut Renovations with Greg Waletski
                    a solo for Greg Waletski
                    Northrop Auditorium (Mpls)
                    commissioned by Greg and Northrop at the University of Minnesota as part of their
                    SOLO Commissioning Program funded by the McKnight Foundation

                    One with Others

                      May 28-31, 2014
                      One with Others
                      The Chocolate Factory (L.I.C., NY)

                      One with Others

                        May 2-3, 2014
                        One with Others
                        DiverseWorks (Houston)

                        One with Others

                          April 25-27, 2014
                          One with Others
                          Fusebox Festival (Austin)

                          Department of the Interior

                            February 24, 2014
                            Department of the Interior
                            Bryant-Lake Bowl Theater (Minneapolis)
                            7pm

                            One with Others

                              November 7-9, 2013
                              One with Others
                              Red Eye Theater (Minneapolis)
                              8pm

                              One with Others

                                September 20-22, 2013
                                One with Others
                                TBA Festival (Portland, OR)

                                Service Animal

                                  June 26-29, 2013
                                  Service Animal
                                  a brand-new short thing for
                                  Queertopia
                                  Intermedia Arts (Mpls)
                                  7:30pm

                                  One with Others (premiere)

                                    April 20-21, 2013
                                    One with Others (premiere)
                                    Dance Place (Washington, D.C.)

                                    Morgan Thorson's "Spaceholder Festival"

                                      February 16, 2013
                                      Spaceholder Festival
                                      by Morgan Thorson
                                      Alverno Presents (Milwauke)

                                      Morgan Thorson's "Spaceholder Festival"

                                        October 5-7, 2012
                                        Spaceholder Festival
                                        by Morgan Thorson
                                        ODC (San Francisco)

                                        Vermont Performance Lab Residency

                                          September 2012
                                          in residence
                                          Vermont Performance Lab
                                          developing One with Others
                                          and showing some of it on...

                                          Saturday, September 15 @ 7pm
                                          Broad Brook Grange, Guilford VT
                                          free!

                                          I Am Not Myself

                                            August 29-30, 2012
                                            I Am Not Myself
                                            Pleasure Rebel
                                            Bryant-Lake Bowl Theater (Mpls)

                                            How Social Hunters Die

                                              February 16-26, 2012
                                              How Social Hunters Die
                                              a new piece commissioned by James Sewell Ballet
                                              Ballet Works Project
                                              JSB Tek Box at the Cowles Center (Mpls)

                                              Impermanent Collection

                                                Wednesday, January 25, 2012
                                                Impermanent Collection
                                                (material from a work-in-progress, One with Others)
                                                9x22 at the Bryant-Lake Bowl (Mpls)
                                                8pm

                                                Fusebox Festival

                                                  Fusebox Festival 2011 (Austin, TX)

                                                  Demolition Boy
                                                  Saturday, April 30 @ 3pm
                                                  Sunday, May 1 @ 5pm

                                                  Salvage Vanguard Theater
                                                  2803 Manor Rd, Austin, TX
                                                  $15

                                                  also performing in
                                                  Spaceholder Festival
                                                  a new work by Morgan Thorson
                                                  Friday, April 29 @ 7pm
                                                  Saturday, April 30 @ 7pm
                                                  Sunday, May 1 @ 3pm

                                                  Salvage Vanguard Theater
                                                  2803 Manor Rd, Austin, TX
                                                  $15

                                                  Slippery

                                                    March 19 & 20, 2011
                                                    Slippery
                                                    a site-specific piece performed in public ice rinks
                                                    Studio 303's Edgy Women Festival
                                                    Montreal, Qc

                                                    Third Persons (work-in-pogress)

                                                      Friday, January 14, 2011
                                                      Third Persons (a new work-in-progress)
                                                      Food For Thought at
                                                      Danspace Project at St. Mark's Church (NYC)
                                                      8pm

                                                      1995

                                                        December 4, 2010
                                                        1995
                                                        Benefit for Krista Langberg and Terry Chance
                                                        The Southern Theater, Mpls
                                                        8pm

                                                        Bogliasco Fellowship Residency

                                                          October-November, 2010
                                                          in residence as a Bogliasco Fellow
                                                          The Liguria Study Center
                                                          Bogliasco, Italy
                                                          making new work

                                                          Floor Plan

                                                            July 8-11, 2010
                                                            Floor Plan
                                                            a solo choreographed by Dan Hurlin
                                                            presented as part of the McKnight Foundation Dancer Fellowship Commissioning Project
                                                            at The Southern Theater, Mpls

                                                            Thursday at 7:30 p.m.
                                                            Friday at 8:00 p.m.
                                                            Saturday at 8:00 p.m.
                                                            Sunday at 7:00 p.m

                                                            MacDowell Colony Residency

                                                              June 2010
                                                              in residence
                                                              The MacDowell Colony
                                                              making new work

                                                              Morgan Thorson's "Heaven"

                                                                April 1-4, 2010
                                                                Morgan Thorson's
                                                                Heaven
                                                                On the Boards (Seattle)
                                                                8pm

                                                                Demolition Boy

                                                                  March 25-26, 2010
                                                                  Demolition Boy
                                                                  Studio 303's Edgy Women Festival
                                                                  @ Tangente
                                                                  Montreal, Qc
                                                                  8pm

                                                                  Morgan Thorson's "Heaven"

                                                                    March 4-6, 2010
                                                                    Morgan Thorson's
                                                                    Heaven
                                                                    Walker Art Center (Mpls)
                                                                    8pm

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