We had so much fun working on this!
Check out Ryan Hobler’s new music video on BAEBLEMUSIC.COM:
For the past few weeks I have had the joy of working with the amazing crew of Tiffany Mills Company, for the world premiere of Berries and Bulls at the new BAM Fisher theater, and performances are this weekend.
Tomorrow’s GALA performance is almost SOLD OUT, but it is still possible to get tickets for FRIDAY and SATURDAY night and for SUNDAY matinee.
Here’s a taste of what we’ve been working on in a much smaller studio: WATCH VIDEO from The Dance Enthusiast. Looking forward to sharing it with you!
BERRIES AND BULLS (World Premiere)
and THE FEAST(Part 1)
Thursday, May 30 – Saturday, June 1, 7:30pm
Sunday, June 2, 3:00pm
Tickets on sale now at bam.org/tiffanymillscompany
JOIN US FOR OUR OPENING NIGHT GALA
May 30, 7:30-11:00pm
Gala Tickets include Performance AND Gala
Celebrate with drinks, hors-d’oeuvres, raffle, silent auction, and DJ Brik Mason!
BAM Fisher, Fishman Space, 321 Ashland Place, Brooklyn, NY 11217
This month EyeKnee Coordination will show two work-in-progress versions of WHERE THE LIGHT FALLS; each adapted in its own way for the particular venue and space.
APRIL 13 – MOVIEHOUSE @ 3rd WARD
Just a 15 min ride on the L train from Union Square, Moviehouse turns 3rd Ward arts facility into an interactive film and performance environment with half an hour of VJ beats and refreshments followed by a work-in-progress showing of the multimedia performance piece WHERE THE LIGHT FALLS, which merges dance, film and vocals, followed by a salon-style conversation with the artists.
$10 suggested donation
APRIL 30 – DIXON PLACE
$12 (advance), $15 / $10 student/senior and TDF (door)
WHERE THE LIGHT FALLS (a work-in-progress) is a multimedia dance theater piece which peeks into a surreal world of memories and daydream, embracing both the beautiful, bizarre and the melancholic.
Sarah Cameron, Kevin Ho, Run Shayo, Uta Takemura & Einy Åm Sparks.
Additional performers in video: Oren Barnoy, Corinne Cappelletti and Cristina Jasen.
Made possible through funding from Brooklyn Arts Council
WORLD PREMIERE on MARCH 3rd!
will this moment ever let go? is a cross-cultural, interdisciplinary piece created in collaboration with my father and composer Magnar Åm, and will be performed by 3 dancers, 9 musicians (among others Asian Wings, Ellen Sejersted Bødtker and Njål Sparbo), a large chorus (Volda Vokal and Ensemble 96) and poet Jan Erik Vold, as part of Oslo Church Music Festival.
The piece is inspired by the classic Japanese animation film PicaDon, depicting the moments before and after the A-bomb over Hiroshima, and will tour to Japan in August. The work is premiering in connection with two conferences on the humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons, organized by ICAN (International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons), and an exhibition on loan from the Peace Museum in Hiroshima.
March 3rd, Oslo City Hall, 7pm. FREE
March 5th, Church of Volda, 8pm. NOK 200
MUSIC: Magnar Åm
Njål Sparbo, baritone
Ellen Sejersted Bødtker, harp
Geir Draugsvoll, accordion
James Crabb, accordion
Sizzle Ohtaka, voice
Vegar Sandholt, church bells
Masahiro Saeki, oud m.m.
Haruhiko Saga, throat singing and two string cello
Saori Kojima, theremin
COSTUMES: Stephanie Sleeper
This work is made possible by generous support from
Come out for the fashion event Icons And Relics! Presented by Location One and Quinndustry as a prelude to Fashion Week in the form of a theatrical fashion adventure, spotlighting the 2013 Fall/Winter collection of renowned designer David Quinn.
Inspired by knights’ armor, byzantine icons, and the gender ambiguities of the
La Garçonne style of the 1920s, this dreamscape is carried along by choreography
influenced by processionals and pagan festival dances.
Choreography by Luke Miller and Ede Thurrell, dramaturgy by Kate Valentine, sound design by Shaun Hettinger (Memoryymusic.com), and lighting design by Keith Truax.
MONDAY, February 4 at 8pm and 8:30pm.
Admission is FREE. Seating is limited.
Location One – 26 Greene Street (between Grand and Canal Streets). location1.org.