360 Degree Dance Company

Erica Dankmeyer
Photographer: Anne Helene Gjelstad

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


REPERTORY


The Shining Dark (1956)
Choreography: Pauline Koner
Music: Leon Kirchner
Trio
The story of Helen Keller
 
Near Dark (2012)
Choreography: Martin Lofsnes
Music: Burial, Matmos, Kronos Quartet
Group
 
Regular Chain of Being (2012)
Choreography: Ricardo Flores
Text: Ricardo Flores
Music: TBD
Solo

What Was Still Is (2010)
Choreography: Martin Lofsnes
Music: Alberto Iglesias, Martin Lofsnes, Kronos Quartet,
Adfonso Cruz Jimenes, Morley
Group
A confrontation with the hidden self.

Cante Flamenco (1944)
Choreography: Jane Dudley
Music: Traditional
Ms Dudley's response to the Fascist take over in Spain.

Que Color Tiene El Amor (2008)
Choreography: Ricardo Flores
Music: James Newton Howard, The Young Gods, Wim Mertens
Duet
A couple longing for their soul mates, (perhaps each other?), but struggling to break habitual patterns and shed their masks of insecurity.

6 - 1 (2010)
Choreography: Martin Lofsnes
Music: Martin Lofsnes
Sextet
Exploring the juxtaposition of stillness and rapid dynamic changes. A group work with an internal focus. Moving as one body; each individual must submit, yet hold on to their individuality. 

TIME IS MONEY (1932)
Choreography: Jane Dudley
Solo
Images of the devastation experienced in America in the early 1930s, set to a powerful poem by Sol Funaroff.

LAMENTATION (1930) (A dance of sorrow)
Choreography: Martha Graham
Music: Zoltan Kodaly
Solo
Ms. Graham's masterpiece is a manifestation of grief itself.

NIGHT JOURNEY (1948) (excerpt)
Choreography: Martha Graham
Music: William Shuman
Duet
The meeting of Jocasta and Oedipus Rex; Queen and King Wife and Husband... Mother and Son.

DEVIL IN MASSACHUSSETS (1952)
Choreography: Mary Anthony
Music: Cameron McCosh
Group
Ms Anthony uses the Salem Witch Trials commenting on the blacklisting of artists and others with perceived communist affiliations in the 1950s.

THE THOUGHT BEHIND/STILL THE LINE (2007)
Choreography: Erica Dankmeyer
Music: Gyorgy Ligeti
Quintet
"The thought behind, I strove to join Unto the thought before – but sequence ravelled out of Sound – Like Balls – upon a Floor." (Emily Dickinson) This quintet captures the struggle to express elusive ideas that seem to unravel in the process of defining them, like trying to remember dreams. A puzzle of unpredictable interactions forms, with lonely moments yielding to fragments of connectedness and intimacy.

THE DISTANCE WITHIN (2002)
Choreography: Erica Dankmeyer
Music: Morley
Solo
"There is beauty in the reaching" a dialogue with that inner voice

COUNTER-TIME (2002)
Choreography: Filip A. Condeescu
Music: Salif Keita
Duet
Counter-time invites the audience to descend into the quest for intimacy between two men.

PHOENIX (2003)
Choreography: Martin Løfsnes
Music: Patrick Daugherty, Martin Løfsnes, Annie Lennox
Solo
A dance of hope, holding on to the belief that out of every tragedy; beauty will one day grow.

 

 

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