Directed by Wendell Beavers
Wendell Beavers is a choreographer/director, performer, and educator; the co-founder and early Director of Movement Research in New York; and founding chair of Naropa University's MFA Theatre: Contemporary Performance Program 2004-17. He was a founding faculty member and Director (1984-1990) of The Experimental Theatre Wing (ETW) at NYU teaching there from 1979-2003 where he was involved in applying the Viewpoints in collaboration with originator Mary Overlie. His work has been seen in New York at Dance Theater Workshop (now NY LIVE ARTS) and PS 122. Also at MR at Judson Church, Danspace Project, Dixon Place/Vineyard Theatre and as part of many loft space projects. He also has taught extensively in the American Dance Festival’s Six-Week School and in numerous university venues in the US and in Europe. He currently teaches, directs and performs under the auspices of his company SomaticPerformer. He is Emeritus Professor of Performance at Naropa University, visiting faculty at ETW/NYU, and in the Collaborative Arts BFA, Tisch School of the Arts. He has studied extensively with Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen, developer of Body Mind Centering®, creating Developmental Technique™ based on her work. Recent Guest Artist Residencies include Ohio University, SITI CO. Saratoga and NY Intensives, Nine Years Theater/Singapore, University of Colorado, Rose Bruford University(London) Toneelschool(Maastricht, Netherlands), Vertico(Madrid), and Concordia University(Montreal).