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Movement Research at the Judson Church – January 25, 2016

Featuring works by Angie Pittman, Sofie Burgoyne, Shua Group, Liz McAuliffe, and Angélica Angulo Soledad

Choreographed and Performed by Angie Pittman
Music: Extracts from Thelma Houston “Don’t Leave Me This Way”, David Ruffin/The Temptations “I Wish It Would Rain”, and The Four Tops “The Same Old Song”


Dancing together apart / Dancing apart together
Choreography: Sofie Burgoyne
Music: Daniel Potter
Creative Collaboration: Bryan Woltjen

The development of Dancing together apart / Dancing apart together has been kindly supported by the National Lottery through Arts Council England, Dance4 and Greenwich Dance.


Each Other
By Shua Group
Performers: Laura Quattrocchi and Joshua Bisset
Music: Michael Pisaro


Winter Formal
Created and performed by Lizz McAuliffe


Choreographer, Performer, Costume, Voice and Translation: Angélica Angulo Soledad
Music: Andy Miller
Sound: Leonardo Girón
Fighting sound and script from “Maldita Peluquera” in youtube

Movement Research at the Judson Church – January 18, 2016

Featuring works by Netta Yerushalmy, Christine Bonansea, Melinda Ring, and Kathy Westwater

Netta Yerushalmy


Artistic Director: Christine Bonansea
Dancers: Christine Bonansea, Amy Gernux, Beth Graczyk, and Phoebe Osborne
Sound Composition & Performance: Jorge Bachmann, Danishta Rivero


Anywhere (excerpt of a work-in-process)
Choreography by Kathy Westwater
Performance by Hadar Ahuvia, Ilona Bito, Amanda Hunt, and Alex Romania
Music by Henryk Górecki, Symphony No. 3, Opus 36
Art Direction by Seung Jae Lee
Audio Integration Design by Seung Jae Lee
Performance Clothes by Fufu


Excerpts from cLOUD
Choreography by Melinda Ring in collaborations with the dancers: Talya Epstein, Maggie Jones, and Molly Lieber
Costumes: Melinda Ring

cLOUD was researched during residencies at Headlands Center for the Arts and Yaddo. The work was made possible, in part through the Movement Research 2014-2106 Artist-In-Residence program, which is funded, in part, by the Mertz Gilmore Foundation, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the Davis/Dauray Family Fund. Additional funding provided by the Friends of Special Projects through the fiscal sponsorship of New York Live Arts.


Movement Research at the Judson Church – January 4, 2016

Featuring works by juri nishio, Victoria Arakcheyeva, and Lariza.

Excerpt “Heart Sutra”
Choreographer: juri nishio
Performer: juri nishio
Music: Sawako, Nag family benefit choir


Rhymes with Legs
Choreographer: Victoria Arakcheyeva
Performers: Massima Selene Desire, Lucas Rollins-Page, Victoria Arakcheyeva
Music: Julia Child


Anna and the scarred ghost (Mirrors Project)
Created and performed by Lariza
Collaborators: Osvaldo Costa (Counsellor), Ainé Adriana Martelli (Director), Miguel Hernández (Musical edition)
Original music from Martyrs Sound Track, Seppuku Paradigm

Movement Research at the Judson Church – September 28, 2015

Featuring works by Launch Movement Experiment, Rosalind Goldberg, Jasmine Hearn and Marc Arthur


Launch Movement Experiment
Movement: Rachel Mckinstry
Lighting: Andy Dickerson
Sound: Layton Weedeman


Research presentation – Jump with me!
With Rosalind Goldberg

The last couple of weeks I have started research on jumping. I have been structuring a practice through which I will investigate relations through the action of jumping. It is a preparation for the upcoming production ‘Jump with me!’ a work that will be made for 4 dancers.
Tonight I am alone and I will jump a collection of poems for you.


claudette [an excerpt from memory keep(h)er]
Choreography and performance: Jasmine Hearn
Story: Claudette Johnson
Music: Debussy, Nina Simone and jhon stronks


Color After Language
Choreographed and directed by Marc Arthur
Dancers: Ryan Lawrence and Charles P. Way

Movement Research at the Judson Church – September 21, 2015

Featuring works by Taja Lindley, Sari Nordman, Jen Rosenblit and Venus

Tough, mysterious, sensitive
Choreography & Performance by Sari Nordman
Music: Es project
Made possible at rehearsal residencies at Bearnstow and Loimaan Taidetalo, Finland


Clap Hands
A new project by Jen Rosenblit with Addys Gonzalez, Effie Bowen, Andy Kobilka aka Dj Snoggybox.
Tonight’s research is performed by Effie Bowen with a script read by Emma Hedditch and directed by Jen Rosenblit.


see yourself when
Performed by Venus


Love Me Good
Performed and Choreographed by Taja Lindley
Music: “Be My Husband” by Nina Simone
Sound Design: Lolo Haha

This piece is dedicated to Crystal Jackson and Britney Cosby – two young Black lesbian women in a romantic relationship who were brutally murdered. In March 2014 their bodies were found bludgeoned behind a dumpster in Port Bolivar, Texas. James Larry Cosby, Brittney Cosby’s father, is the suspect of their murders.

Movement Research at the Judson Church – September 14, 2015

Featuring works by Barbie Diewald, Alina Ruiz Folini, Kensaku Shinohara and Angela Goh


Chair, table, miracle, ecstasy (work in progress)
Choreographed and Performed by Barbie Diewald


Performers: Alina Ruiz Folini – José Corral
Voice: Phoebe Osborne / Kathryn Trigg
Music: Pablo Verón
Concept: Alina Ruiz Folini
‘Map’ was created in collaboration with José Corral.

Togetherness is a performative practice that seeks to investigate how to be with others.
It is based in the potency of the movement as a language, using repetition as a provocation to discover what is new.

This iteration was made possible by Dance OMI 2015 – Omi International Arts Center and AIR Chez Bushwick.
Thank you Salvatore Cataldo and Christopher K. Morgan.


Choreography/performance: Kensaku Shinohara


Predictable Dances
Choreographed and Performed by Angela Goh

Movement Research at the Judson Church – June 1, 2015

Featuring works by Melinda Ring*, Sam Kim*, Alex Escalante* and Melanie Maar, Nami Yamamoto


A Black Cloud, Walks into a Room
Choreography/Video: Melinda Ring
Collaborators/Performers: Talya Epstein, Maggie Jones, Molly Lieber, Kayvon Pourazar
Dramaturgical Astrologer: Leslie Galbraith

This project was made possible, in part, through The Movement Research Artist-in-Residence Program, funded, in part, by the Mertz Gilmore Foundation, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the Davis/Dauray Family Fund. Additional funding provided by the Friends of Special Projects.


Fear in Porcelain
Choreography, Performance and Costume by Sam Kim


(video unpublished)
Alex Escalante/Melanie Maar
Choreographed/Performed: Alex Escalante and Melanie Maar


Headless Wolf (work in progress)
Directed by Nami Yamamoto
Created and performed by Matt Acheson and Idol

Headless Wolf was created, in part, with a space grant from BAX/Brooklyn Arts Exchange with support from the Dance Rehearsal Program of the New York State Council on the Arts, the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Headless Wolf was also made possible, in part, throughout The Movement Research Artist-in-Residence Program, funded, in part, by the Jerome Foundation and the Davis/Dauray Family Fund.

* 2014 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence

Movement Research at the Judson Church – May 18, 2015

Featuring works by Macklin Kowal, Anna Conner + CO, Yanghee Lee / The Limbo Project,* Juliette Mapp**


Stand by Your Plan
Choreography: Macklin Kowal
Performance: Andrew Champlin, Honey Jernquist, Millie Kapp, Macklin Kowal, Mercedes Searer
Music: Mikis Theodorakis, Carlos Mena
Shout Out: Setareh Fatehi Irani, Karin Verbruggen, Lisa Vereertbrugghen


Exercises for the unrested: the kingmaker
Director/Choreographer: Anna Conner
Collaborators: Patrick Kilbane and Calie Swedberg
Original Sound Score: Bret Gardin

Exercises for the unrested: the kingmaker, is an excerpt of an ongoing project that has been commissioned and will be performed October 9-11, 2015 as part of Velocity Dance Center’s Made in Seattle New Dance Development Program (Seattle, WA). Learn more at: and


UNLEARN: (Work in Progress)
A process of learning to unlearn: forms and habitual movements
Conceived by Yanghee Lee
Created and Performed in collaboration with Barney O’Hanlon (SITI Company) and Yanghee Lee (Limbo Project)
Music by Nils Frahm

This work was made possible, in part, through The Movement Research Artist-in-Residence Program, funded, in part, by the Jerome Foundation and the Davis/Dauray Family Fund.


The context of no context
Performers: Levi Gonzalez, Kayvon Pourazar, Juliette Mapp


* 2014 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence
** 2013 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence

Movement Research Spring Festival at the Judson Church – May 11, 2015

Featuring works by Sunny Jain, Patricia Noworol Dance Theater, okwui okpokwasili


Performance by Sunny Jain on the dhol


Concept/Direction/Choreography: Patrica Noworol
Performance created in collaboration with: Nick Bruder, AJ “The Animal” Jonez, Troy Ogilvie, Chris Lancaster
Music Composition: Chris Lancaster
Costume: Vita Tzykun


future study #3
body/generator: okwui okpokwasili
mylar/lights: peter born
music/song: peter and okwui

Movement Research at the Judson Church – May 4, 2015

Featuring works by Vanessa Justice, Mina Nishimura*, Vicky Shick**, Yve Laris Cohen


The Relational Body Project, Part Three (excerpt/work-in-progress)
Choreography: Vanessa Justice
Performers: Vanessa Justice, Lily Ockwell and Kendra Portier
Text: Verbatim from conversation overheard on the trains and sidewalks of NYC

The Relational Body Project is a series of works performed in close proximity to the audience that explores the body as a relational entity. (Part One occurred as a Studio Series at New York Live Arts, Part Two was a multi-channel video installed at The New Museum/auntsforcamera, Part Three will occur on NYC sidewalks and train platforms in summer/fall 2015, and Part Four will be a culminating, staged performance in 2017.)
(Please note: Vanessa is currently seeking advanced dancers okay with singing/vocalization and performing in pedestrian, public spaces. Please email her if interested. Also, please email Vanessa if you would like to receive notices about when/where her public interaction-performances will occur:


Title: Sketch 2 (of unknown landscape)
Created and Performed by Mina Nishimura
Music: Canon in Major D by Johann Pachelbel, Suite for Orchestra No. 3 in D Major by J.S. Bach


Snippets: In Process
By Vicky Shick with Dancers: Donna Costello, Olsi Gjeci, Lily Gold, Omagbitse Omagbemi, Jimena Paz, Wendy Perron, and Marilyn Maywald Yahel
Sound: Jean Derome, Elise Kermani and B.B. King

This is a series of snippets, most of which were made one-on-one. Today will be the first time we are together in the same place at the same time sharing them with you and with each other. This is truly a work-in-process.


April 19, 2015
by Yve Laris Cohen
with Rev. Dr. Donna Schaper


* 2013 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence
** 2015 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence

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