HAMILTON, NJ: The Outlet Dance Project 2016
The Outlet Dance Project
The Outlet Dance Project 2016
Film Fest: October 28th @ 7pm
Live Performances: October 30th @ 2pm
The Outlet Dance Project is pleased to announce its upcoming 2-day festival at Grounds For Sculpture. Friday, October 28th at 7:00pm is the Dance on Film portion - an evening of stunning dance films from around the globe produced and created by women filmmakers and choreographers. Sunday, October 30th at 2pm is the annual Day of Dance. This afternoon of gorgeous live performance is a dynamic, family-friendly journey through Grounds For Sculpture. Come to experience dance and sculpture in a whole new way! Rain or Shine.
Now in its 12th year, The Outlet Dance Project, is an annual festival of women-identifying artists sharing their vision through site-specific dance, film, and work created for the stage. Through partnership with Grounds For Sculpture, community outreach, interdisciplinary collaboration, and performance, The Outlet Dance Project strives to enrich the region with dance.
The Dance on Film Festival will feature short films by Alissa & Joshua Baird, Jessi Jamz Colon & Bat-Sheva Guez, Monica Campbell, Nikita Dmitrievsky, Justina Grayman, Cara Hagen, Nikita Maheshwary, Katherine Maxwell & Jordan Taylor Fuller, Kailee McMurran & Dylan Wilber, Mayumu Minakawa & Tom Weksler, Mitchell Rose & Bebe Miller, Duston Spear, Tanin Torabi, and Jana Younes. These films come from locations as close as New Jersey to as far away as Russia, India, and Lebanon.
This year’s live performances are choreographed by Ishita Bhattacharya, Janis Brenner, Harika Chatlapalli, Delhi Dance
Theater, Amanda Edwards, Jaclyn Gary, Ariel Grossman, Maré Hieronimus, Laura Katz, Fatima Logan-Alston, Boroka Nagy, Svea
Schneider, Blythe Erica Smith, Meggi Sweeney Smith, Maxine Steinman, Kimberly Tate, Harlee Trautman, Blakeley White-McGuire, and Hee Ra Yoo.
The following sculptures will be featured in site-specific choreography: Ex-haltations by Linda Fleming, The Awakening by Seward Johnson, da Vinci's knot by Robert Lobe, Split Ritual II by Beverly Pepper, Untitled (Steel Roots) by Steven Tobin, Arcs in Disorder by Bernar Venet, Eolith & Ode to a Possum by Isaac Witkin, and Wind, Water, Stone by Elyn Zimmerman.
ABOUT GROUNDS FOR SCULPTURE
Grounds For Sculpture (GFS), located in Hamilton, New Jersey (midway between Philadelphia and New York), is a forty-two acre not- for-profit sculpture park and arboretum founded by Seward Johnson. Its collection features more than 270 contemporary sculptures by renowned and emerging artists. Exhibitions change seasonally in six indoor galleries. With rich educational offerings, a robu st schedule of performing arts, and fun family events, the park is open year-round. Shopping and dining options complement every visit. For hours, admission prices, and a calendar of events, visit www.groundsforsculpture.org.
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