Friday, October 21, 2016

THE OUTLET DANCE PROJECT TO HOLD 12TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL @ GROUNDS FOR SCULPTURE OCT. 28 AND 30

THE OUTLET DANCE PROJECT

Dance on Film Festival
WHEN: Friday, October 28, 2016 at 7:00pm, Rain or Shine
WHERE
: Grounds For Sculpture (GFS), located in Hamilton, New Jersey (midway between Philadelphia and New York
TICKETS: $15. Park admission day of film fest included. Advance purchase includes admission for Day of Dance on 10/30.

Dance on Film is an evening of stunning dance films from around the globe produced and created by women filmmakers and choreographers. The Dance on Film Festival will feature short films by Alissa & Joshua Baird, Jessi Jamz Colon & Bat-Sheva Guez, Monica Campbell, Nikita Dmitrievsky, Justina Grayman, Cara Hagen, Nikita Maheshwary, Katherine Maxwell & Jordan Taylor Fuller, Kailee McMurran & Dylan Wilber, Mayumu Minakawa & Tom Weksler, Mitchell Rose & Bebe Miller, Duston Spear, Tanin Torabi, and Jana Younes. These films come from locations as close as New Jersey to as far away as Russia, India, and Lebanon.

Day of Dance
WHEN: October 30, 2016, at 2pm, Rain or Shine
WHERE
: Grounds For Sculpture (GFS), located in Hamilton, New Jersey (midway between Philadelphia and New York
TICKETS: Free with park admission: Adults $15, Senior (65+) $12, Students $10, Members and Children (5 and under) Free

This afternoon of gorgeous live performance is a dynamic, family-friendly journey through Grounds For Sculpture. Come to experience dance and sculpture in a whole new way! Rain or Shine. This year’s live performances are choreographed by Ishita Bhattacharya, Janis Brenner, Harika Chatlapalli, Delhi Dance Theater, Amanda Edwards, Jaclyn Gary, Ariel Grossman, MarĂ© Hieronimus, Laura Katz, Fatima Logan-Alston, Boroka Nagy, Svea Schneider, Blythe Erica Smith, Meggi Sweeney Smith, Maxine Steinman, Kimberly Tate, Harlee Trautman, Blakeley White-McGuire, and Hee Ra Yoo.

Now in its 12th year, The Outlet Dance Project, is an annual festival of women-identifying artists sharing their vision through site-specific dance, film, and work created for the stage. Through partnership with Grounds For Sculpture, community outreach, interdisciplinary collaboration, and performance, The Outlet Dance Project strives to enrich the region with dance.

The following sculptures will be featured in site-specific choreography: Ex-haltations by Linda Fleming, The Awakening by Seward Johnson, da Vinci's knot by Robert Lobe, Split Ritual II by Beverly Pepper, Untitled (Steel Roots) by Steven Tobin, Arcs in Disorder by Bernar Venet, Eolith & Ode to a Possum by Isaac Witkin, and Wind, Water, Stone by Elyn Zimmerman.

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.