IDENTITY AT BUILT ON STILTS FESTIVAL THIS WEEKEND
Tiffany Rea-Fisher is bringing an excerpt of her 2013 piece, Identity, to Built on Stilts: Martha's Vineyard's Homegrown Dance & Performance Festival. Performed by soloist Lisa Peluso, this piece was described as "an expressive performance" by Oberon's Grove.
The Built on Stilts Dance Festival is comprised of work by members of the Vineyard Community and professional performing artists from the island and beyond. It's EIGHTEENTH year celebrating the shared language of dance through an incomparably egalitarian and inspiring season of programming will be held August 7-10 & 16-19, 2014.
Identity at Built on Stilts
August 16 & 17 at 8pm
55 Narragansett Ave Oak Bluffs, MA 02539
EMD at DOWNTOWN DANCE FESTIVAL
EMD at DDF
August 19 at 7pm
Robert F Wagner Jr Park
20 Battery Place New York, NY 10280
The Downtown Dance Festival (DDF) is one of lower Manhattan’s most highly anticipated summer events. Initiated in 1982 by Battery Dance Company (BDC), the Festival has thrilled audiences in the hundreds of thousands and showcased great dance companies from around the world as well as the best New York City has to offer, all free-of-charge to the public. The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, The New Yorker and many foreign media outlets have accorded the DDF consistently excellent reviews and lavish features. As Battery Dance Company’s signature downtown community program, DDF has featured over 200 dance companies ranging in style from classical ballet to post-modern, Indian classical to Afro-Cuban. The Downtown Dance Festival is NYC’s longest-running dance festival.