The Mark Morris Dance Group (MMDG) is noted for its commitment to live music, a feature of every performance on its international touring schedule since 1996. MMDG was formed in 1980 and in 1986 it made its first national television program for the PBS series Dance in America. In 1988, MMDG was invited to become the national dance company of Belgium, and spent three years in residence at the Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie in Brussels. The company returned to the United States in 1991 as one of the world's leading dance companies. From the company's many London seasons, it has also garnered two Laurence Olivier Awards.
While at the Weis Center, MMDG will perform: