Banu Ogan Teaches a Cunningham Tilt
Banu Ogan performed with the Merce Cunningham Dance Company for seven years and has taught at The Juilliard School since 2005. Here, she teaches basic and advanced versions of a Cunningham tilt. The exercise promotes core strength and correct placement, while teaching students to use weight to take risks and find power in transitions. Juilliard student Gia Mongell demonstrates.