January 1, 2020

Āgun

Āgun will be created by choreographer Ananya Chatterjea, Ananya Dance Theatre, and their team of collaborators for premiere at The O'Shaughnessy, St. Paul, in September 2020, and will be available for touring thereafter.

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August 22, 2019

Chawlo, Shawngram-e! (Come, let us stand together in resistance!)

Chawlo, Shawngram-e! is a full-length work of original dance theater, intended as one stand-alone piece that will premiere in September 2021. Thereafter, it will be available for adaptation and presentation on tour at a variety of differently-configured venues.

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July 7, 2019

Sutrajāl: Revelations of Gossamer

Sutrajāl is set in the Broken City, once inhabited by a vibrant range of people whose dreams and desires now languish on its streets. This city, crushed down by the recently constructed Shiny City, once hosted GloFFUC, the Global Feminist Funk Underground Club, cherished by communities of women and femmes from across the world, who gathered there at night to dance off their frustrations and returned to their struggles the next morning. The Poet wanders these haunted streets, trying to learn the histories of a disappeared community so she might connect past and future. Gradually, the relationships among these ghosts are revealed to be like gossamer, fine, silky, yet strong, and webbed through multiple layers, like a spider web.

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