Brian Quirk (2014) worked with choreographer Donald Byrd and the Spectrum Dance Theater in Seattle, WA in June on a new work: (IM)PULSE. The Seattle Times said, the work “opens at fever pitch and never lets up. It’s fueled by love, fear, fury and bewilderment.”
Ayad Akhtar (2015) is featured in The New York Times. Taking On Wall Street’s Church of Big Money discusses Ayad’s new play, Junk, and the financial chicanery of the 80s and the era’s influence on today’s blind worship of affluence. Read the full article in the New York Times
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Jeanne Finley "Journeys Beyond the Cosmodrome" with Kri Schlafer and the San Francisco Threshold Choir will be presented at the Oakland Asian Cultural Center on December 9th at 7:30pm This multi-year project was created by Jeanne C. Finley in collaboration with teenagers at Kazakhstan’s Akkol Orphanage, Lydia Matthews, Lyazzat Khanim, Kri Schlafer, and Tamara Porras. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for tickets.
Weidong Yang (2016) presents "DanceHackSF," an annual San Francisco-based event that brings together performers and developers to inspire one another and experiment with emerging technologies, here in SF and around the world. Free Hacking and Experimentation Saturday, December 2, 9am-6pm | Workshops Sunday, December 3, 10am-5pm | Performance Showcase Sunday, December 3, 7pm-9pm. The event is co-sponsored by Kinetech Arts and CounterPulse, in association with Raktor. Learn more and find tickets