If you happened to be strolling through Union Square recently and saw a group of people in street clothes suddenly break into dance you might have thought “flash mob.” But what you were likely witnessing was choreographer Katie Faulkner’s little seismic dance company rehearsing “We Don’t Belong Here,” a movement and multimedia event that examines humans’ need to belong. “All of us have some relationship to what it means to belong or not belong somewhere,” Faulkner says. Read More
ODC, the incubator for promising and cutting-edge dance talent, has teamed up with other U.S. dance presenters to form SCUBA, a consortium providing touring venues for selected artists.
On May 6 at ODC, SCUBA presents its 2011 program featuring a trio of choreographers, all of whom have won acclaim in their respective communities for their touching, challenging and sometimes amusing work: San Francisco’s Katie Faulkner, New York’s Chris Yon and Seattle’s Amelia Reeber. Read More