“…transcends time and geography”

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Highlights of Past Performances

October 25, 2015 - "Studies I, II, III, IV"

Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition, Emeryville, CA

March 2015 - "Dance anywhere"

YBCA, San Francisco, CA

February 2015 - "time and the weather"

ODC Theater, San Francisco, CA

November  2014 - "Double Portraits"

Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition, Emeryville, CA

 

May 4, 2013 - "Continua in Light, Three Acts"

San Francisco Performance Art Institute,

in collaboration with Bay Area artists, Cheryl Calleri and Thekla Hammond,

 

August 2012 - "the gesture, but not the target",

Artesiana Festival at the Villa Romana del Casale in central Sicily

site-specific solo work choreographed and performed by Nancy Karp

 

July 29, 2007 - “Crosstalk”

WestWave Dance Festival, Project Artaud Theater, San Francisco, CA,

premiere performance of new work with a commissioned music score by Jay Cloidt

 

February 2006 - “Jaisalmer”

“3 Drops of Blood” Festival, Project Artaud Theater, San Francisco, CA

 

November 4-13, 2005 - 25th Anniversary Retrospective Season

with premiere performances of “The Night’s Mascara”, with music by by Rahul Dev Burman recorded by the Kronos Quartet

along with dances: “Arashi/Storm”, “Jaisalmer”, “Jumping Phase”, and “Il Mercato”, ODC Theater, San Francisco, CA

 

July 2005 - “Trio Set”,

premiere at WestWave Dance Festival, ODC Theater, San Francisco, CA

with music by Julia Wolfe recorded by the Bang on a Can All Stars

 

May 2003 - "La Traversa"

Cowell Theater, San Francisco, CA

premiere of dance for six dancers with commissioned music score by Alvin Curran

 

March 2002 - il Mercato", "Jaisalmer", "Chennai", "Sweet Bargain"

Joyce SoHo, New York

 

Sept 2001 - "il Mercato"

ODC Theater, San Francisco, CA

premiere of dance for six dancers with music by Charles Amirkhanian

 

November 2000 - "Kalasam"

Cowell Theater, San Francisco

evening-work collaboration with composer Paul Dresher for the full company of nine dancers

 

October 2000 - "East/West"

4th Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition, Emeryville, CA

segments from full evening-length work, "Kalasam"- collaboration with composer Paul Dresher

 

July 2000 - "Jaisalmer"

summerfest/dance, Cowell Theater, San Francisco, CA

segment 2 of 3 for full evening-length work, "Kalasam" - collaboration with composer Paul Dresher

 

May 2000 - "Jaisalmer"

premiered at Dancers' Group Theater, San Francisco, CA

segment 2 of 3 for full evening-length work, "Kalasam" - collaboration with composer Paul Dresher

 

July 1999 - "Cochin"

premiered at summerfest/dance, Cowell Theater, San Francisco, CA

segment 1 of 3 for full evening-length work, "Kalasam" - collaboration with composer Paul Dresher,

full company of 8 dancers

 

September 1998 - "surface roll"

the Estate of Norio Sugano, Villa Lauriston, Portola Valley, CA,

site specific work for 10 dancers for the swimming pool ruin circa 1920

Benefit salon for the Djerassi Resident Artists Program

 

December 1997 - "Night"

Luckman Fine Arts Center, Los Angeles,

the Recontres Choreographies Internationales de Seine-Saint-Denis, West Coast Platform

 

September/October 1997 - "Threading Light"

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco,

site-specific work for the galleries and reflecting pond

 

October 1996 - "MG Rd."

 Dean Lesher Performing Arts Center, Walnut Creek, CA,

 

November 1995 - "Kristallnacht",

Theater Artaud, San Francisco, CA

two-week run of full evening-length work created for Theater Artaud

 

October 1995 - "JUMP"

9th Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition, Emeryville, CA

 

October 1994 - "Double Portrait"

8th Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition, Emeryville, CA

 

November 1993 - "Kristallnacht",

Theater Artaud, San Francisco, CA

premiere of full evening-length work created for Theater Artaud

 

October 1992 - "Falling Angels"

6th Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition, Del Monte Cannery, Emeryville, CA

 

August 1992 - "Arashi/Storm", "Sweet Bargain", "Duet Series", Trio for Oskar Schlemmer"

premieres at Theater Artaud, San Francisco, CA

 

1991 - "Concrete Garden"

5th Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition, Emeryville, CA

a site specific work for the exhibition space

 

1991 - "Figures"

Mozart from the Fringe Festival

Theater Artaud, San Francisco, CA

 

1990 - "summerFALLS" and "First Light"

Broadway Performance Hall, Seattle, WA

 

1990 - "MARINA",

Emeryville Marina, 4th Emeryville Art Exhibition, Emeryville, CA

a site specific dance event

 

1990 - San Francisco Home Season, premiere: "summerFALLS"

New Performance Gallery,  San Francisco, CA

 

July 1990 - "Terrace Canon"

Kyoto College of Art teaching and performance residency

site specific dance event for 32 dancers, Kyoto, Japan

 

1989 - Alphabet of Bones"

collaboration with visual artist Joyce Cutler Shaw

Sushi Performance Gallery, San Diego, CA

 

1989 - Talking Dance Series,

Theater Artaud, San Francisco, CA

 

July 1988 - Yugoslavian tour: "Dot Bunch",":First Light", "Night Station", "Prima Materia"

EUROKAZ Dance and Theater Festival in Zagreb

and the Sava Center in Beograd

 

1988 - Bay Area Spring Season: "Dot Bunch",":First Light", "Prima Materia"

Laney Theater, Oakland, CA

 

June 1987 -  10th Anniversary Season:  "Dot Bunch",":First Light", "Prima Materia"

"Prima Materia" premiere

Zellerbach Playhouse, Berkeley, CA

 

1987 -  "Terrace Dancing"

expanded version of 1982 site specific work

Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA

 

1981 - "Overlapping Lines and Curves",

site work for ten dancers at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Rotunda

San Francisco, CA

 

1980 - Fur Augen und Ohren Festival,

Akademie der Kunste, West Berlin, West Germany

 

1980 - residency and performance

California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

 

1977, 1978, 1979 - Cabrillo Music Festival, Aptos, CA

 

1979 - performances at The Kitchen, New York City, NY

 

1979 - resdiency and performances at SUNY, Brockport, NY

 

1978 - performances at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN,