re(spective) May 21, 2013 | ewaltman | More on Modern
Choreography by Eryn Waltman, artistic director of Conteur Dance Company. Danced by Kelly Shaw, Mia…Jenna Tabachnick, Emma Portner, Bianca Melchior, Justin Lopes and Akria Uchida. Videography by Alvin Collantes. ***The following video features experimental concepts and movement in preparation for Conteur Dance Company’s upcoming season. With the development of our world as we presently know it, there comes strong expectations, preconceived notions, and a desire to be socially compatible, which alters the framework of one’s authentic perception of surroundings, of time, of purpose, and ultimately of the self. Such a fabricated conception of life places the individual out of perspective. “To put into perspective” - The act of redefining one’s perception of the simple matters, thereby allowing the individual to first see and then go about gaining a genuine sense of fulfillment in succeeding to accomplish the greater objectives.Read More
MorDance Depths Entangled May 21, 2013 | MorDance | More on Ballet
This piece was choreographed this Spring by choreographer Morgan McEwen on her new company MorDance.…music by Venetian Snares sets a dark background merging classic works with electronic manipulations. The choreography also exhibits the same aesthetic, merging classical and contemporary styles. Ms McEwen's goal as a choreographer is to create dance that is modern and relevant, but also maintains the integrity of classical ballet.Read More
R.E.D.- STORM: The Kidnapping of Vanya Part One May 15, 2013 | Rhapsody1675 | More on General
Told through R.E.D.'s (Rhapsody En Dance) signature fusion choreography. This 3 part series uses the…of storytelling and dance to have you on the edge of your seat as a family is torn apart by lies and deception. Vanya Blue, the daughter of the Primary Family finds herself in a twisted tale of love & deceit as David Green of the Secondary Family ensures that he will stop at nothing to have the woman he loves. Even if it means to kidnap her on the most sacred day of the Primary Family... The STORM BALL.Read More
Flying Mortals May 11, 2013 | tdjackson | More on Performance
"Dancers are the only mortal beings that can fly" -Pat Thomas Many people are able…dance. However, only those who spend countless hours in the studio reaching for that unreachable goal of perfection are chosen to be dancers. This dance celebrates the gift of us being able to defy the laws of gravity, push our bodies to the limit to ultimately call ourselves dancers.Read More
White Out May 10, 2013 | syork | More on Modern
White Out is a contemporary piece that evokes an emotion of a world without negativity.
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