Get a glimpse of dancer Kristin Clotfelter's staging of Susan Marshal's STOP in rehearsal with University dance students! This informal showing is FREE, with limited, first-come-first-serve seating in Studio 100 of the Barker Center for Dance.
Kristin Clotfelter is a freelance artist residing in Brooklyn who dances, teaches yoga, and blogs. She has had the pleasure of working with johannes wieland, Abigail Levine, Yaa Samar! Dance Theatre and The Metropolitan Opera. She has peformed with Staatstheater Kassel Tanztheater in Germany, the Santa Fe Opera, Miro Dance Theatre, and is currently touring with eighth blackbird ensemble. Kristin has begun creatong her own dances and was an artist in residence at Omi International Arts Center in 2012.
Susan Marshall & Company’s repertory is an innovative body of work that blends virtuosic athleticism, ordinary movement, and gesture. The 30 year old company presents regular seasons in New York City, including many as part of the Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Next Wave Festival and at Dance Theater Workshop. Other notable engagements include presentations at Jacob’s Pillow, the Edinburgh International Festival, Spoleto Festival, Vienna Tanz, Springdance Festival (The Netherlands), and The Los Angeles Festival. Marshall, her artistic partners, and her company members have received 10 New York Dance and Performance Awards (BESSIES) for their work together.
This event is supported in part by the Sage Cowles Land Grant Chair Visiting Artist and Scholar Program in Dance at the University of Minnesota.