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Modern Dance
60 min
2016
Collaborative Dance Video Project
10 minutes
2015

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  • Dance! From the Inside Out was a collaborative dance video project comprised of Pittsburgh based artists that premiered at the 2015 Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival.  Over a three month period dancers from Texture Contemporary Ballet, The Get Down Gang and freelance modern dancers came together to create a site-specific dance piece. They aimed to choreograph a fun and exciting cross-genre performance that highlighted each style: ballet, hip hop and modern. Additionally, the dancers work…
  • Something Pretty physicalizes the mental and emotional struggle that individuals with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and other eating disorders are faced with on a daily basis. By looking at these eating disorders through the lens of dance, we are able to shine a light on the common idealized notion that many dancers seek to achieve. In addition we highlight the negative social stigma around admitting one has such a disorder, and the lack of assistance available, that takes their situation …