Crow's Nest/Solitary Geography

elainesummers1_thumb.jpg

May 1st, 2005
@ the Boston Center for the Arts

Boston Cyberarts and the Boston Center for the Arts Cyclorama presented "Crows Nest/Solitary Geography", a recreation of a historical dance/film performance installation by Judson Dance Theatre‚Äôs Elaine Summers. Orchestrated by Kinodance Company's Alissa Cardone and Alla Kovgan, the sculptural installation featured a shifting line-up of local dancers performing Summers' improvisatory dance score in tune with video/film projections. Original sound compositions by local musicians was organized by Seth Barger and Mike Bullock and included Thalia Zedek, Ross Goldstein and others. Performers included Alissa Cardone, Ingrid Schatz, DeAnna Pellecchia, Liz Roncka, Deborah Butler and Debra Bluth.

Event Info: Sun, May 1, 5-9pm, Opening reception and remarks at 5pm. 18 minute long performances at 6pm. 6:30pm, 7pm, 8pm (the final performance will use 4 16mm film projectors as executed in the original version) and will culminate in an artist talk at 8:30pm with Ms. Summers (in person).

This event was part of the first Ideas in Motion: Innovations in Dance, Movement & Technology (2005) Boston Cyberarts conference and event series.