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Laura Peterson Choreography will be at HERE Arts Center for 3 shows tonight and tomorrow.  I helped out with some costuming for this innovative piece and I will be there Saturday night.  I love that HERE is fostering the long term development of live performance–it is just so rare!  Here are the deets:

Click here for $15 tix.

“Performed on a living set of grass and trees, Wooden is a dance quartet mirroring environmental cycles and the natural decay of structure. The rigorous physicality of Peterson’s choreography collides with, wraps around, and eventually wears down an organic installation created from ecologically sensitive materials. Textured by an electric sound score, Ground is the second evening length work in the Wooden trilogy.”

Written by Candice Thompson

After more than a decade in Brooklyn, Candice Thompson is now an Atlanta-based artist and writer. Prior to dancing with the Milwaukee Ballet Company and ad hoc Ballet, she trained with Kee Juan Han at the School of Ballet Arizona and NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. She founded LOLAstretch Dancewear in 2000 and has designed costumes for a variety of theater and dance companies across the country. She recently received a masters degree in Literary Nonfiction from Columbia University’s Creative Writing Program and more of her dance writing can be found in the pages of Dance Magazine, Pointe, and Dance Teacher.