Virtual Works & Process from the Guggenheim
Social Distancing Dance and Music
By: Susan Hall - Jun 14, 2020
“…it’s okay too. Feel” by Hope Boykin
A chance to move through feelings as expressed in dance, the new feelings of isolation and of not knowing where we're going. Difficult thoughts and emotions expressed smoothly. Dancers: Savannah Green and Ashley Simpson Choreography and Original Text: Hope Boykin Music: Bill Laurance; “Constance” from the album Cables Videography: Savannah Green and Ashley Simpson Video editing: Hope Boykin
“Brown Eyes” by Penny Saunders
Breath and Percussion inspire a couple accompanied by shadows and mirrors. Wild.
"Brown Eyes" by Penny Saunders Dancers: Andrea Yorita and Zachary Kapeluck Choreography: Penny Saunders Music: Michael Wall Videography: Tara Keating Video Editing: Pablo Piantino
“The Under Way" by Rena Butler
Dancers: Stanley Glover and Roderick Phifer Choreography: Rena Butler Music: Darryl Hoffman Videographer: Tara Keating Edited by: Rena Butler
A cool cat in a kool aide tropical fronds. Inspired by a statue, stairways and brick walls, the under way comes out on top.
Artists were delighted to be asked to create for the program. Here are some of their reactions:
Future programs include: