DANCE ON FILM FEST
WHEN: Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 7:30 PM, Rain or Shine
WHERE: Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ
TICKETS: $15. Park admission day of film festival included with Advance Purchase (closes 10/1). Guests may also purchase admission for the Day of Dance, on October 4, when purchasing Film Festival tickets.
DAY OF DANCE
WHEN: Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 2 PM, Rain or Shine
ADMISSION: Free with entrance to GFS: Adults $15, Senior (65+) $12, Children (6-17) $10, Members and Children (0-5) Free
Information: www.GroundsForSculpture.org and
Dance on Film Fest features films created by women choreographers and dance filmmakers across the globe. Day of Dance stage performance and site-specific dance is a whole new way for the entire family to experience both dance and Grounds for Sculpture’s 42 acres of contemporary sculpture sited on landscaped parkland full of exquisite trees and flowers.
The Outlet Dance Project is an annual festival committed to collaboration, community building, interdisciplinary experimentation, and the exploration of the audience/performer relationship. It provides women choreographers of all traditional and nontraditional dance genres an opportunity to share their artistic vision. Through partnership with Grounds For Sculpture, community outreach, and performance, The Outlet Dance Project strives to enrich the region with dance.
This year’s choreographers are Belle Alvarez; Ananda Bena-Weber; Anna Copa Cabanna; Catherine Cabeen (Hyphen Dance Company); Jamuna Chiarini & Linda K. Johnson; Lauren Connolly; Theresa DeSipio & Amy Smith (The Lady Hoofers Tap Ensemble); Heather Harrington; HeJin Jang; Joyce King (JKing Dance Company); Kathie Kececi (In Motion Dance Company); Cleo Mack (Cleo Mack Dance Project); Katherine Maxwell; Jillian Harris, Laura Katz Rizzo, & Rhonda Moore; Caitlin Trainor (Trainor Dance).
Dance films by Parijat Desai; Florence Freitag; Erin Fowler & Nick Graalman; Laura Lamp; Marta Renzi; Ann Robideaux; Rebecca Salzer; Melissa Sanderson & Jordan Fuchs; Vrinda Sheth; Tanin Torabi; Hattie Mae Williams & DataMouth; Yuuki.
Featured Sculptures: Space of Stone by Magdalena Abakanowicz; Folded Circle Ring by Fletcher Benton; Damascus Gate by Walter Dusenbery; Trio by Sarah Haviland; Confrontational Vulnerability & Has Anyone Seen Larry? by Seward Johnson;Harmony 3 by Daniel Kainz; Hillary by Robert Murray; Guardian Angel by Edwina Sandys; Arcs in Disorder by Bernar Venet.
ABOUT GROUNDS FOR SCULPTURE
Grounds For Sculpture (GFS), located in Hamilton, New Jersey (midway between Philadelphia and New York), is a forty-two acre, not for profit sculpture park and arboretum founded by Seward Johnson. Its collection features more than 270 contemporary sculptures by renowned and emerging artists. Exhibitions change seasonally in six indoor galleries. With rich educational offerings, a robust schedule of performing arts, and fun family events, the park is open year-round. Shopping and dining options complement every visit. For hours, admission prices, and a calendar of events, visit www.groundsforsculpture.org.