We have a few award winners already announced with much more to come. Let’s start with our (for films three minutes and under in run time) … Continue reading “After The Reign: Confusion” wins Best Performance Art 180 Award @ Avalonia Festival III
I feel so much joy. I have married my HeART friend and collaborator in Life, Love and ART Christopher Scully-Thurston. Rogue Dancer and HyMettus Woods have merged. … Continue reading Rogue Dancer & HyMettus Woods got Hitched!
Four years ago, EnCore: Dance on Film Curator and Adjudicator, Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully, realized that there wasn’t a convenient place carved out for dance on film in Atlanta. Tarrazi-Scully was formerly a staff member for Core Dance, a contemporary dance organization with home bases in Atlanta and Houston. Tarrazi-Scully began her career as a dancer and transitioned into film and arts administration after becoming a mother. Her work has led her to believe dance on film is essential to bringing dance to a wider community: “I have always said, in regards to dance being a somewhat unapproachable art form, that it isn’t that people don’t ‘like’ dance, it’s that they don’t know anything about it. Seeing a dance performance is not something people think about on date night. I am thrilled that dance artists are finding success in this medium [film], and it is becoming a shareable entity. Now people can research, see cutting edge contemporary artists or historical works and fall in love the way I did in my formative years.” Continue reading (DIY dancer) Encore: Dance on Film Pushes For New Audiences and Community
I am not versed in dance theory or history, and so when I see a dance performance, the only basis I have for a response is … Continue reading My View: “Wallpapers” by Evan O’Sullivan