January 2017 Inspired by the archetypes and power structure of Film Noir, this piece examines stereotypes about dancing girls and the sympathy the audience’s feels for the lead despite her questionable moral compass.
Weaving together the dancers’ personal antidotes and our observations about being the “me generation” this piece speaks to the unique experience of growing up as technology evolved.
This mathematically charged piece was inspired by the brain of the modern child in a society of "right now" that is inundated with technology, section include: Seeing Double- Fall 2013 Re-uptake- Spring 2015
The Judgement of Paris
A myth used by numerous painters as means to showcase unearthly beauty, the choreography fights to removing the male gaze by focusing on how the three goddesses use their skills and power to try to win Paris's favor. Connecting to the ability of visual art to tell a story in a single image, the piece was distilled into an 8 minute version in
Fall 2012/ Winter 2013
Inspired by the rise of the credit card and overspending in the 1980's. It puts a microscope to the re-definition of success in relationship to materialism from that era
Dark as a Raven, Bold as a Robin
October 2017/ May 2017 Anger and Pride: emotion that are consider sinful but many utilize them as their motivation to overcome their biggest obstacles. When faced against insurmountable odds and the feeling of your support system is being ripped away, what dark place inside yourself would you go to save the world?