The Movement In Stillness – “First Breath” by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully

“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 these moments among skilled choreography and seasoned performances where you lose yourself. If you happen … Continue reading The Movement In Stillness – “First Breath” by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully

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Disney’s The Little Mermaid: Taking Upstage To The Extreme by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully

What show can pull every redhead in town, under 4 ½ feet tall, out of the woodwork wearing their favorite hues of blue/green sequence? What underwater tale has all the big people singing the 1989 classic music word for word in their seats. Why, The Little Mermaid, of course Continue reading Disney’s The Little Mermaid: Taking Upstage To The Extreme by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully

The Cat In The Hat: A Fish Bowl With A View by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully

With the magic of theater, this favorite bedtime story is so much more. Ludwig’s direction plays with perspective brilliantly. The audience gets a chance to see the world from inside the fish bowl, hear The Cat’s Appalachia banjo playing for a moment, from his point of view, as a beautiful Latin Ballad and experience Thing 2′s joy ride on a kite string in slow motion. We “SNAP” back to the page when sound effects get projected, in true Seussian fashion, above the action. Continue reading The Cat In The Hat: A Fish Bowl With A View by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully

T. Lang: A Woman Searching by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully

The tone in this screened in cage was desperate, sad and played with themes of struggle and vulnerability but through it all a feminine strength became apparent. Not only through the athleticism of these prodigious artistic athletes but in an instinctual comradery that naturally exists between woman, especially at times of crisis. Continue reading T. Lang: A Woman Searching by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully

CORE Performance Company presents: SECRET at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully

I found myself a fully engaged part of SECRET’s performance space. Not in a hard brick and mortar sort of way, but as a fluid, transient suggestion that softly defined the parameters in which the performers were confined. Continue reading CORE Performance Company presents: SECRET at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully

Travis Magee World Premiere Solo Exhibition “Silo” by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully

Travis Magee…He has captured the essence of the dance experience in a medium that can be taken out of the theaters, put on a wall and enjoyed every day. Continue reading Travis Magee World Premiere Solo Exhibition “Silo” by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully

Atlanta Ballet presents: The Man in Black by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully

John McFall, the man behind the pointe shoe at Atlanta Ballet, has done it again.  He has brought his company to the dangerous edges of their genre of dance.  To a place where I’m not sure we can still call … Continue reading Atlanta Ballet presents: The Man in Black by Jennifer Tarrazi-Scully