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

Vincent Tullo for the New York Times

Katharine Hawthorne (2017) has a play, Between the Wish and the Thing, that was reviewed in the 2017 Boulder International Fringe Festival. Katharine wrote and appeared in the work. The ALOCmedia website exclaimed, “Every aspect was a delight for the senses.” Read the review

Donna Sternberg (2014) will be performing Life Stories (Donna Sternberg & Dancers). Inspired by real-life seniors’ stories of aging in the Los Angeles area. Nov 3-4, 2017, Garden Room at Veterans Memorial Complex, Culver City, CA.

Christy Funsch (2006, 2012) with Nol Simonse performs an excerpt of the beauty and ruin of friends of bodies. Nov 3-4, 2017, Triskelion Arts, 106 Calyer St., Brooklyn, NY.

Christy Funsch (2006, 2012) World premiere: the beauty and ruin of friends of bodies, full-length duet by Nol Simonse. Oct 28-29, 2017, Dance Mission Theater, 3316 24th St., @ Mission St., San Francisco.

Basil Twist (2005, winter 2011) Faetopia: A Faerie Flash Mob. Joined by puppeteers from the San Diego Puppetry Guild. Oct 21-22, 2017, New Children’s Museum, 200 W. Island Ave., San Diego, CA.

Roberto Paci Dalo (1987) Filmnero + performance. Oct 14, 2017, Galleria Civica, Giornata del Contemporaneo, Modena, Italy.

Christy Funsch (2006, 2012) performs with Nol Simonse at the West Wave Dance Festival. Sep 29 and Oct 8, 2017, SF Community Music Center, 1 Grove St. at Market, San Francisco.

Pamela Z (2010) Solo Performance, Brown University, Sep 29, 2017, Granoff Center, Providence, RI.

Basil Twist (2005, winter 2011) movement director, Aida, performed by the English National Opera. Sep 28 - Dec 2, 2017, London Coliseum, St. Martin’s Lane, London, England.

Tearrance Arvelle Chisholm (2016) Br’er Cotton Sep 23 to Oct 15, 2017, Lower Depth Theatre Ensemble, Los Angeles, CA.