Dana Lawton Dances (USA)
Friday May 20 7:00pm
Saturday May 21 9:30pm
Sunday May 22 2:30pm
Duration: 80 minutes (both companies)
Shared bill with CALI & CO
Tickets: General Admission
$20 in advance, $25 at door
Kieko Abe, Viet Chuong and
Michael Armstrong, Garth Grimball, Leah Hendrix-Smith, Jerry Lin, John McConville, Colin McDowell, Vera Schwegler,
Robin Nasatir and Jennifer Smith
Linda Baumgardner/ Costume Design: Roglio Lopez
Showcasing music by contemporary composers, Dana Lawton Dances will present three dance works: Silence Of… by Bay Area composer, Stephanie Webster; Wax and Wire by nationally acclaimed composer, Viet Cuong; Dream of the Cherry Blossoms by Japanese composer Keiko Abe.
Since 2006 Dana Lawton Dances (DLD) has presented work at the Isadora Duncan Awards Ceremony, San Francisco; The Work Gallery, Brooklyn, New York; The Dallas Hub Theater in Dallas, Texas; as well as Bay Area festivals including the Women on the Way Festival, COUNTERPulse’s 2nd Sundays Series, Dance Mission’s Harvest Festival, the Vision Series, the Pilot and Flight Series at ODC, Summerfest Dance, and the San Francisco International Arts Festival. Self-produced evening-length performances include 18 Virgo Horses (2011-CounterPulse, SF), Beyond This Moment (2013-Ashby Stage, Berkeley) and HOME (2015-The Flight Deck, Oakland). The company toured to the Royère de Vassivière Festival in Chamberet, France (2014), and the Crescent Arts Center in Belfast, N. Ireland (2015).