Kanopy Dance Company presents Mime Body Spirit.
November 14-16, 2014
Overture Center for the Arts, Madison, WI
Presented by Urban Land Interests
Venture into a questing dreamscape of mystery and nuance as physical
theater and modern dance marry into an evening of angst, solace, and
A confluence of dancer/actors from across America and Europe join Kanopy
for a mysterious and powerful evening.
“A Strange Day for Mister K,” a world premiere of corporeal mime
physical theater and dance written especially for Kanopy by recognized
leaders of the genre: Steve Wasson and Corrine Soum, Artistic Directors
of London’s Theatre de L’Ange Fou and White Church Theatre Project,
Spring Green. Former Martha Graham principal dancers, Graham dancers,
and Kanopy Dancers perform together in this Kafkaesque tale.
Also on the program, Steve Wasson and Corinne Soum perform “Resonance
II,” a duet based on the founder of Corporeal Mime, Etienne Decroux’s
“La Meditation.” Former Graham Principal Dancers and Graham dancers:
Donlin Foreman and Jenny Emerson Foreman dance their “A Man and A Woman
Sit Near Each Other;” Martin Løfsnes and Carrie Elmore Tallitch create a
duet of energies; Sandra Kaufmann and Deb Goodman reprise Lisa
Thurrell’s “Lamentation Variation.”
"Lamentation Variation" created in association with, and using the creative
structure provided by, the Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance.
Re-staging of "Steps in the Street" licensed through Martha Graham Center
of Contemporary Dance.
Pre-Show Talk Opening Night
Friday Nov 14, 7:00-7:30pm, Promenade Hall
Show ticket or ticket stub to Mime Body Spirit for
admittance. Artists will talk about the creation process.