CalArts Winter Dance

CalArts Winter Dance

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Friday, Dec. 7, 8:30 pm
Saturday, Dec. 8, 8:30 pm

From modern to postmodern, hip hop to contemporary ballet, each concert will present repertory from iconic choreographers, including Trisha Brown, Rennie Harris, Merce Cunningham, and others – staged by CalArts faculty and guest artists who have deep first-hand knowledge of the work: 

Canfield, original choreography by Merce Cunningham (1969)
Staged by Holley Farmer, formerly of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company 
Solo Olos, original choreography by Trisha Brown (1976)
Staged by CalArts faculty Samuel Wentz, formerly of the Trisha Brown Dance Company 
Shelter, original choreography by Jawole Willa Jo Zollar (1988)
Staged by Urban Bush Women  company-member, Marjani Forté
Falling Angels, original choreography by Jiri Kylián (1989)
Staged by Fiona Lummis, formerly of Nederlands Dans Theater and an originating member of the cast
Facing Mekka, original choreography by Rennie Harris (1998)
Staged by CalArts faculty Nina Flagg, formerly of Rennie Harris Puremovement and and an originating member of the cast