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Vaudevisuals interview with Gus Solomons Jr. – “From the Horse’s Mouth”

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I had a great time interviewing Gus. We had much in common and I loved his studio space!

Listen to him talk about his life and work and attend this upcoming event!

This ‘From The Horse’ Mouth’ production celebrates the career and accomplishments of a true renaissance man, Gus Solomons Jr. His work as a dancer, choreographer, actor, writer and educator continue to this day proving he is a special force of nature in today’s contemporary arts scene. The cast includes over 20 luminaries honoring his 60 years of professional performance.

Guest participants include: (Schedule subject to change)
Patricia Beaman
Michael Blake
Donald Byrd
Yoshiko Chuma
Kay Cummings
Carmen deLvallade
Valda Setterfield
Mary Kate Hartung
Martine van Hamel
Margaret Jenkins
Deborah Jowitt
Phyllis Lamhut
Judith Ren-Lay
Dianne McIntyre
Douglas Nielsen
Norton Owen
Wendy Perron
Pam Pietro
Christina Noel Reaves
Meredith Monk  (on video)
Pascal Rekoert
Jonathan Matthews
James Sutton
Alice Teirstein
Santa Aloi
David Vaughan
Susanna Weiss
Buddy Valdez-Rekoert
John Heginbotham (on video)
Ty Boomershine (on video)

Wally Cardona (on video)

April 1, 2 @8pm and April 3 @3pm, 2016

The Theater at the 14th Street Y

344 East 14th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues)

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Dance Film LaMaMa etc Music Photography Video Women

Yoshiko Chuma & The School of Hard Knocks @ LaMama

Yoshiko Chuma & The School of Hard Knocks is Association with La Mama

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Conceived, designed, directed, and tech concept by Yoshiko Chuma.

Yoshiko Chuma at LaMamaLance Gries and Yoshiko Chuma begin the journey.

Megumi Eda dances at LaMamaMegumi Eda dances a lovely solo.

2015.06.03_Yoshiko.074The visuals and scenery are every changing and delightful.

Dane Terry plays piano.Dane Terry plays the piano thunderously as the cast runs around him.

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2015.06.03_Yoshiko.280Yoshiko Chuma talks about a political issue as the other cast members participate in the discussion.

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ARTISTS:
Yoshiko Chuma – Megumi Eda – Saori Tsukada – Ryuji Yamaguchi – Nobuko Higuchi – Miriam Parker – Lance Gries – Christopher McIntyre – Kit Fitzgerald – Dane Terry – Jason Kao Hwang – Jake Margolin – Nick Vaughan – Karl Leone – Lillie De – Gabriel Berry – Takashi Arai

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Dance FringeNYC Performing Arts Photography

Kinematik Dance Company performs at The Fringe NYC – Limited Run of ‘Insekta’ and “Perfect Prototype’.

Svea Schneider and her international cast of amazing dancers brought down the house Opening Night at the 14th St YMCA Theater last Friday.

Perfect Prototype

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Insekta

A movement/dance piece based on the life/movements of insects.

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For more information on KINEMATIK DANCE COMPANY and their upcoming performances at TheFRINGEnyc go here.

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