DD Dorvillier, who has been making dances in New York City since 1989, has created two projects in one as part of Danspace Projects PLATFORM 2014: Diary of an Image. The first is a new solo by the same name.
On May 11, 2014, Invisible Dog Art Centers founder, Lucien Zayan, invited French dancer and choreographer Thierry Thieû Niang to stage his response to The Rite of Spring with a cast of local senior citizens.
Natural movement. Natural setting. Natural Selection. Natural disaster. Natural as neutral, as invisible, as hegemonic. Natural as a set of conditions we hold in our laps as we sit in our seats and wait for the show to begin. Natural as the obvious choice.