James Ray Residency Project – Program B
Thursday, June 13
IJames Ray Residency Project For the second year of this popular program, five Seattle-based artists were selected to receive year-round support including rehearsal space, a residency, artist fees, and other services to free them to work on their craft. The results of their year-long efforts will be seen in works presented this evening. Full support for this program is provided exclusively by the Raynier Foundation.
A choreographer based in Seattle committed to creating work that is dense, complex, and highly physical. Each new process is an opportunity for her and her team to pursue a mental and physical rigor in order to push their creative capacities and curiosities to new places. Her work is intellectual, intricate, and captivating.
An award-winning, Seattle-based Croatian-American choreographer, who presented works across US, Europe, Canada, UK, and Australia. She presented works in Seattle, New York, and New Orleans, among which at Velocity Dance Center, On the Boards, Seattle International Dance Festival, 12 Ave Arts/Washington Ensemble Theatre, Base, Movement Research at Judson Church, Coil Festival /PS122, Wow Café Theatre, and La Mama.
Forthun + Rome Dance Theater
Forthun+Rome Dance Theater
Directed by the dynamic duo CarliAnn Forthun and Ethan Rome, the company delves into philosophical, emotional, scientific, and humanitarian artistry as a contemporary dance company dedicated to creating athletic, beautiful, and intellectual work.