This is an expcerpt from Ritual Cyclical, a large scale, site specific work by Bessie and OBIE award-winning choreographer Mark Dendy. Designed for Lincoln Center's Hearst Plaza, the work was commissioned to open the Lincoln Center out of Doors Festival, and to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the American Dance Festival and the 40th anniversary of the Kronos Quartet. This video is from one of the opening sections of the work where almost all of the 80 dancers involved are improving their way through the crowds.
Becoming is a solo that is part of a larger work titled Branches of Words choreographed by Ellen Sinopoli. It is performed with live music by Zoe B. Zak. This performance takes place in the Fall of 2010 at UAlbany.
This is an excerpt from a documentary about The Arts Center of the Capital Region in Troy, NY. Video by Ronn Kilby/The Studio at Kilby Pond.
Undercurrent choreographed by Christy Williams, is a duet to the music of John Adams. This video is of the piece being performed at Norristown Dancefest in Norristown, PA. It has also been performed at the Built on Stilts festival in Martha's Vineyard and at Choreography on the Edge in Woodstock, NY. Undercurrent was created in 2011 as part of the N.A.D.I.N.E. Project at the Egg in Old Mystic, CT.
Performing Hunger choreographed by Christy Williams of XT Danscollective in Kelley Donovan and Dancers with Guests in New York City. November 2011
Mua Fado choreographed by Claire Jacob-Zysman is a series of vignettes set to the music of Mariza. This video features a duet from Mua Fado performed with Andre Robles in September 2011 as part of Albany's First Friday.