past repertory

photo: Greg Barrett

photo: Greg Barrett

photo: Lynn Lane

photo: Lynn Lane

photo: Stephen de las Heras

photo: Stephen de las Heras

photo: Paul H. Taylor

photo: Paul H. Taylor

 
image from video

image from video

photo: Adam Larsen

photo: Adam Larsen

photo: Gregg Barrett

photo: Gregg Barrett

 
photo: Sandro Botticelli

photo: Sandro Botticelli

photo: Jessica Brandi Lifland

photo: Jessica Brandi Lifland

photo: Jessica Brandi Lifland

photo: Jessica Brandi Lifland

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Tula (2015)

50 min, 5 dancers
Preview performances: Triskelion Arts 
Collaborating performers: Erik Abbott-Main, Emily Giovine, Mor Mendel, Ali Schechter, Benjamin Wolk.     Original concept and music: Wendy Leigh Wilf
Light design: Andrew Dickerson
Supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

 

Ride the ride (2014)

8 min, 7 dancers
Premiere: Gaertner Performing Arts Center 
Performers: Andrew Almond Vega, Autumn Harms, Brianna Mccray, Briana Watson, Louise Hooks, Jennifer Mabus, Shate' Edwards             Music: Borut Krzisnik, Light Design: David Deveau                             This work was commissioned by Sam Houston State University.

 

solo for AMY (2009)

6 min, 1 dancer                                                               Premiere: History in the making: Women of the 92nd Street Y       Choerography & Performance: Stefanie Nelson                                   Original Composition/Live Music: Regina Sadowski             

Dedicated to Amy Sue Rosen. 

 

MASIIL (2008)

40 minutes, 9 dancers

Prologue – REQUIEM
8 minutes, 6 dancers
Premiere: Museo Villa Guinigi, Lucca, Italy (Sept. 2008)
Choreography/costumes: Stefanie Nelson
Performers: Hallie Dalsimer, Katie Federowicz, Jeff Jacobs, Stefanie Nelson, Yarden Raz, Valentina Savelyeva
Music: Giacomo Puccini
This work was created in residence at Fuoricentro, Lucca, Italy (Sept. 2008).  It is one of three new works commissioned by the festival Schegge di Danza: Miniature Pucciniane, presented at the National Museum Villa Guinigi as part of a city wide, year long celebration of the 150th anniversary of the birth of Giacomo Puccini.
Special thanks to Elisabetta Fiorini and Bruce Michelson.


MASIIL
32 minutes, 9 dancers
Premiere: City Center studios (2008)                               Choreography:  Stefanie Nelson, in collaboration with the dancers
Performers: Nathanael Buckley, Hallie Dalsimer, Katie Federowicz, Jeff Jacobs, Stefanie Nelson, Matthew Oaks, Yarden Raz, Nile Russell, Valentina Savelyeva
Music: Hugh MannAyub OgadaAlberto InglesiasSerge GainsbourgPeter GabrielCirque de SoleilRadioheadAngelo BadalamentiDavid Byrne & Brian Eno
Sound Design: Stefanie Nelson, Matthew Oaks
Costumes: Stefanie Nelson
This work was created from material developed while in residence at the Baryshnikov Arts Center.

UNDER WONDER ONE (2006)

Premiere: DanceNOW / NYC @ DTW
Choreography: Stefanie Nelson                                             Performers: Amy Adams, Cara Liguori, Jennifer Sydor, Sarah Young                                                                                         Music: Laika

 

 

Venn Duet (Did she fall or was she pushed?) (2007)

14 minutes, 2 dancers
Choreography/costumes: Stefanie Nelson
Performers: Benjamin Asriel, Bergen Wheeler
Music: Arvo PärtAnniki Tahti & Poutahaukat
Sound Design: Benjamin Asriel, Michael Benjamin, Stefanie Nelson
Light Design: Liz Villard
This work was commissioned by The Yard and was created during the Bessie Schönberg Choreographers' Residency.                                              


Out of Wonderland (2007)

52 minutes, 5 dancers
Premiere: Dance New Amsterdam, June 2007
Choreography: Stefanie Nelson in collaboration with the dancers
Performers: Benjamin Asriel, Dominique Bulgin, Cara Liguori, Stefanie Nelson, Jennifer Sydor

Music: Andrea Ferrara, Grace Slick/Jefferson AirplanePink MartiniRashanim (Jon Madof, Shanir Ezra Blumenkranz, & Mathias Kunzli), Death in Vegas
Video / Interactive Gallery Installation: Nell Breyer
Lights: Amanda K. Ringger
Costumes: Jennifer Greeke
This work was made possible by the support of The Massachusetts Cultural CouncilThe Harkness Dance Center at the 92nd Street Y, and Dance New Amsterdam’s Artist in Residence Program

Half Empty (2004)

12 min. 2 dancers                                                                         Premiere: Teatro Goldoni (Florence, ITALY)                       Choreography: Stefanie Nelson                                             Performers: Stefanie Nelson, Piero Leccese                                   Music: David Byrne                                                                             This work was commissioned by the Florence Dance Center for the Florence Winter Dance Festival

 


Time Piece (2002)

33 minutes, 9 dancers
Choreography: Stefanie Nelson
Music: Howard Fishman Quartet, Daniel Bernard Roumain, Erez Kreitner
Costumes: Karen Johnson
Original cast: Aszure Barton, Nathanael Buckley, Isabel Gotzkowsky, Christophe Jeannot, Karen Johnson, Lesley Kennedy, Stefanie Nelson, Eric Russell, Jon Zimmerman


Portrait of a Father (2001)

25 minutes, 6 dancers
Choreography: Stefanie Nelson
Original Music: Russell Farhang, Daniel Bernard Roumain
Film: John Price
Costumes: Kim Lennox
Original Cast: Nathanael Buckley, Ben Cortes, Isabel Gotzkowsky, Lesley Kennedy, Rachael Rosen, Eric Russell, Mark Thrapp

U Shouldn't Complicate Happiness (2001)

a dance in three parts: 11 minutes, 3 duets
Choreography: Stefanie Nelson
Costumes: Karen Johnson

-The Meeting 

Music: Django Reinherdt & Stephane Grappelly
Performers: Karen Johnson, Mark Thrapp

-The Love Affair

Music: Daniel Bernard Roumain
Performers: Michele DiCola, Erik Kaiel

-The End

Voiceover: Holter Graham, Kirsten Krone
author: unknown
Performers: Aszure Barton, Nathanael Buckley