By Cathy Weis Projects
Cathy Weis will show a video excerpt from her vault of treasures.
The final event of the evening will be Shorties – a flurry of micro-dances. This series of one-to-two minute improvisations, inspired by Lisa Nelson, will be performed in quick succession by 10 or more surprise performers.
Anna Kroll is an artist whose work incorporates dance, installations, Instagram feeds, livestreams, flip books, writing, and audio experiences in an exploration of performance and technology. Kroll’s work has been shown at Cocoon Theater in Poughkeepsie, NY as well as Philadelphia, PA at theaters, parks and subway underpasses and in the Digital Fringe portion of the Philadelphia Fringe Festival. After receiving her BFA in dance and digital art in 2014, Kroll returned to Bennington College as Digital Arts Technical Instructor in Spring 2017. She is a proud alum of the Headlong Performance Institute.
Stuart Shugg graduated in 2008 from the Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, Australia. In Australia he has worked extensively with Russell Dumas’ Dance Exchange and Linda Sastradipradja. He has also appeared in the works of Lucy Guerin, Philip Adams, and Antony Hamilton. In NYC, Stuart has worked with Jon Kinzel and Jodi Melnick, and was a member of the Trisha Brown Dance Company from 2011 to 2016. He has presented his own choreographic work in NYC at the Centre for Performance Research, Gibney Dance Centre, Brooklyn Studios for Dance, Cathy Weis’s Sundays on Broadway, in Montevideo, Uruguay at Teatro Solis, and in Melbourne, Australia at The SUBSTATION and Monash University’s Museum of Modern Art. Recently, he graduated as an MFA in Dance Teaching Fellow from Bennington College, and currently teaches dance technique classes at Sarah Lawrence College and Rutgers University. stuartshugg.com
New York, NY 10012
Event Date: Nov 18, 2018
Event Time: 6:00PM
Event Duration: 1 hours
This season, we suggest a $10 contribution at the door. With this small contribution, we are able to continue bringing unique performances each Sunday and giving artists an intimate space to share their ideas.
All events begin at 6:00pm. Doors open at 5:45pm at WeisAcres, 537 Broadway, #3. There are no reservations, no late seating.
Keep in mind, this is a small space! Please arrive on time out of courtesy to the artists.