Umbrella gladly presents New York based Bridgman-Packer
Dance in Trilogy
with live music by composers Ken Field and Glen Velez.
Roslyn Sulcas, The New York Times
June 12, 8:00 pm
Friday, June 13, 8:00 pm
Long Center for the Performing Arts
701 West Riverside Drive
bewitching...thoroughly disorienting, and never less
than gorgeous." Helen Shaw, The New York Sun
Thrusday - $12 / Friday - $18
Under 21 - $8.00
DU Members - $10 (with Promo Code)
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Umbrella will present choreographer/performers Art Bridgman and
Myrna Packer in their acclaimed Trilogy
of dance and video works, Seductive Reasoning (2003),
Under the Skin (2005), and Memory Bank (2007). Trilogy
explores the intricacies of identity, gender, perception, and intimacy
through Bridgman/Packer’s choreographic concept of “video
partnering” — the highly visceral and visually arresting
integration of live performance and video technology which explodes
the duet form into a magically populated stage where image and reality
"The most thrilling dance work this reviewer has seen
in recent memory...flat-out exhilarating."
Karen Campbell, The Boston Globe
information on Trilogy.
project is made possible in part by a grant from the National Performance
Network’s Performance Residency Program. Major contributors
of the National Performance Network include the Doris Duke Charitable
Foundation, Ford Foundation, and the National Endowment for the
Arts (a federal agency), Altria and the Nathan Cummings Foundation.
Additional funding has been provided by the National Endowment for
the Arts, Texas Commission on the Arts and the City of Austin through
the Cultural Arts Division and by a grant from the Texas Commission
on the Arts.
Umbrella is a Partner in the National Performance Network (NPN).
NPN is a group of cultural organizers and artists facilitating the
practice and public experience of the performing arts in the United
States. NPN serves artists, arts organizers, and a broad range of
audiences and communities across the country through commissions,
residencies, culture-centered community projects and other artistic
activities. For more information: www.npnweb.org.
by Eduardo Patino
for Trilogy are $8 - $18 and are available at the Long Center Box
Office by visiting www.thelongcenter.org
or by calling 512-454-LONG. For additional information on the event
call Dance Umbrella at 512-368-2277. Please be advised, there is