The Umbrella Co. and More Set for Green Space's TAKE ROOT and FERTILE GROUND, 9/20-22
Green Space, Take Root, Fertile Ground
Green Space will offer a diverse roster of new/emerging artists in September 2013. Fertile Ground will present new work by various artists on September 22, and Take Root will present an evening of work by The Umbrella Co. on September 20 & 21.
Green Space is located at 37-24 24th St., (bet. 37 & 38th Ave.) Long Island City, NY.
TAKE ROOT, now in its 5th season, aids in the continued development and performance of new dance work of various aesthetics by providing choreographers with the opportunity to be produced in a full-length or paired evening of work. This once a month series supports dance makers by providing our venue, Green Space, with full technical and marketing support.
September 20 & September 21, 2013
Tickets are available at the door or online at www.GreenSpaceStudio.org
Take Root with The Umbrella Co.: A New York premier and collaboration by Stephanie Booth and Jessica Parks, this evening-length presentation will embrace expansive, athletic movement challenging the capacity of the human body and weave eloquence, whimsy and a narrative throughout the work. Umbrella Co. performers approach works with soul, sweat and sophistication. Soak in this piece that is sure to be sensational!
The Umbrella Co. (TUC) was founded by Stephanie Booth and Jessica Parks in 2010. The company recently presented its first season at University Settlement with the generous support of donors, family and friends. TUC has also performed at Green Space, Movement Research/Open Performance, Dixon Place (NYC10), The Shore Institute of Contemporary Arts, PMT House of Dance Monthly Series, the Amalgamate Artists Series, and was a featured company in the Exquisite Corpse Festival in 2011. This summer, the company performed at the SLDT Dance Festival in Queens and the Detroit Dance City Festival.