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"The Portrait Project" by Periapsis Music and Dance

"The Portrait Project" by Periapsis Music and Dance

Company:

Periapsis Music and Dance

Location:

GK ArtsCenter

Dates:

Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 8:00pm
Friday, February 19, 2016 - 8:00pm

Tickets:

https://www.artful.ly/store/events/8063

Company:
Periapsis Music and Dance

Periapsis Music and Dance presents The Portrait Project, a set of six new works for solo dancer and solo musician sharing the stage. Each was created by a different guest choreographer in collaboration with a commissioned composer. Join us for an evening of music and dance conceived and performed as one!

Guest choreographers:
Joshua Beamish, Seán Curran, Miro Magloire, Helen Simoneau, Katarzyna Skarpetowska, Manuel Vignoulle

Composers:
Richard Carrick, Shawn Jaeger, Jonathan Howard Katz, Mary Kouyoumdjian

The program will also include an excerpt of a group work by resident choreographers Erin Dillon and Hannah Weber. A post-performance discussion will conclude each evening's program, moderated by composer Laura Kaminsky (2/18) and choreographer Tiffany Rea-Fisher (2/19).

 
Music for three works from The Portrait Project was commissioned by the Charles and Joan Gross Family Foundation.


This event is part of the 2016 Composers Now Festival.

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