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
DURHAM, N.C. – Rogue Dancer Productions, a dance film and arts events production company, will present a new Third Friday Durham Dance Series event in December. This is an evening of MOVEMENT: An ARTS Crossover Event and will feature 5 artists, all from Durham and the surrounding Triangle and Triad regions. Event will take place at Empower Dance Studio, 109 W. Parrish St. Doors will open at 6 p.m. for art viewing. Performances will begin at 8 p.m. and repeat at 9 p.m. on the third Friday of December. Audiences will be able to watch performances for free, similar to other Third Friday Durham offerings. Artists always appreciate donations to support the work they do. Continue reading Rogue Dancer Productions Presents: MOVEMENT: An ARTS Crossover Event (Third Friday Durham Dance Series)
“First Breath”, a new exhibition of photography by Travis Magee The Frieda and Roy Furman Gallery Film Society of Lincoln Center Beginning 1.31.15 There are … Continue reading The Movement In Stillness – “First Breath” by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully
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
“Away… Way back… Go… Go… Go back.” And a repeated mantra of “Begin again” & “Begin & End.” Continue reading Dearly Departures: “A Long Way… A Longer Distance Call” by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully