The term Wolfthicket comes from poet and classicist Anne Carsen. Similar terms might also be: the Basement/Attic, the woods on the periphery, the Playground, the Skate Park, the Dance Floor. The Wolfthicket is the periphery where the witches live and the kids are curious to investigate.
Media from 2016 Pidgin Production in Philly at Martial Posture and mini-res with Sarasota Contemporary Dance Company, Fall 2015.
Dolly Parton. The Beastie Boys. Dan Reeder. Mariah Carey. Felice Brothers. Dances about Work, Whiskey & Women powered by the same. For Catesby Taliaferro.
It's a rugged, mischevious world out there and in here. Walky Talkies. Jumpsuits. An imaginary iced over pond. Searching for treasure.
Created at the Headlong Performance Institute, Fall 2015.
Sometimes the same dance is never the same dance.
Also, sometimes Greenday.
Danced by sets of roommates.
Created with the Effervescent Collective in Baltimore, MD 2013-2014. Photos: James Oshida. Premiere at Coward Shoe. Composer Louis Weeks. Featuring Dancers Rachel Boss, Brittany Grant, Erin Reid, Lily Kind. Vocalist Serena Shapero. Precussion Tommy Mayer. Mascot/Tech John Marra
The Bacchae by Euripedes. Directed by Adam Stone. Co-created and performed by high school students at Concord Adademy.