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Shelter in Place

When:   Saturday June 11, 2016 at 8pm
Where:  Joy of Motion Dance Center’s Jack Guidone Theater, 5207 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20015
Metro: Friendship Heights (Red Line)
Tickets:  online only at
In Advance: $20 (Adults), $15 (Students & Seniors)
At the Door: $25 (Adults), $20 (Students & Seniors)


Choreographer Nancy Havlik, a company of 6 dancers, videographer Brian Harris and musicians Daniel Barbiero, Gary Rouzer and Nate Scheible ask questions about home and homelessless, presence and absence in two dance premieres and a music set.


The Program:


Honing / Home incorporates dance, live music, song, text and videography into a multi-media journey of discovery exploring belonging, being alone or together and what it means to search for and find a place to call Home.


In the interlude Win! Place! Show!, the dancers and musicians give us a fond look at vaudeville through a prism of old time dance shticks, show biz routines and magic tricks.


Place is more than a physical space: it's also the sounds – familiar and unfamiliar – that fill it. Set Up hears musicians Nate Scheible, Gary Rouzer and Daniel Barbiero explore the edges of silence with an improvisation of plucked, struck and bowed sounds.


The Performers:


Choreography:  Nancy Havlik & the Company

Dancers: Sarah Chapin, Jonathan DeVilbiss, Juliana Ponguta Forero, Erica Hagen, Ken Manheimer, Sarah Schaffer

Musicians: Daniel Barbiero (double bass) Gary Rouzer (cello, found objects), Nate Scheible (percussion)

Videography/Visuals:  Brian Harris


Photo: Brian Harris





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