September 2014 Articles (3)


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PROCESS // Movements Made Meaningful

While re-staging The Grass is Always Greener… during my fellowship at CAVE this year, I found myself fascinated again by use of quotidian gestures—the gestures that make up our daily lives and influence our interactions with the people around us.  Throughout The Grass… you will see gestures plucked from the ordinary events that help make life meaningful.  The dance is also filled with gestures that exist outside of particular events and have acquired meaningful…

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Added by Anabella Lenzu on September 30, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments


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PROCESS // Dance's Partner

I believe that music acts as a partner to dance. In The Grass is Always Greener… one finds an overlapping of layers so that dance, music, and the poetry of the lyrics intertwine to create the multifaceted and profoundly human characters you see on stage.  However, even without understanding the lyrics the audience can still connect to the rhythm and melody of the music. The musical accompaniment for The Grass… helps to create the dynamic characters and vivid scenes that…

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Added by Anabella Lenzu on September 30, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments


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PROCESS // No Lights, No Music, No Stage

The Grass is Always Greener... is a vivid political piece dealing with immigration of past and present day. Throughout the full length show the audience is taken on a journey of interwoven tales through the eyes of immigrants coming to the US in search if freedom.  Through movement and text we catch a glimpse of the internal struggles they faced- the bitter sweet duality of saying farewell to the old world in hopes of something better across the ocean (or the border)-…
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Added by Anabella Lenzu on September 30, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments

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