Choreographer Shelley Lasica and artist-musician Nathan Gray will perform together for the first time. The rules of the event: no communication until twenty-four hours prior, when they must email one another a tool for the following day—an image, a word, a score—and also send this to the audience.
The tool provided by Shelley for this performance is this:
The tool provided by Nathan is this.
The results will unfold across three frank tutorials (this is the first) about how to undertake a new creative partnership. While Nathan and Shelley are both experienced collaborators, each working in a distinctive way, these live rehearsal-performance-reflection pieces promise all the chaos and complexity inherent in new creative relationships.