Dido and Aeneus

This past weekend I performed in the opera Dido and Aeneus in a collaboration of the Department of Dance and the Department of Music.  Twenty chorus members, twelve dancers, nine opera singers, and an orchestra came together to put on five shows of this production, not to mention the choreographer, director, and crew.  It was a…

Benevolence

For the Winter Concert I have the amazing experience of dancing in Benevolence, a piece choreographed and set on the OSU dance department by Chien-Ying Wang.  Benevolence is a dance about human experience and working through upheavals as a community.  While the dance is technically challenging, the emotion of the piece is what makes it…

Body Integration

Throughout the semester we have been focusing on technique and exploring how our body physically moves. But lately we have been investigating how our bodies move in a different way through artistry and performance quality. One of the awesome things about dance is that the same movement looks different on each and every person. When…