Photo: Kylie Rae Lloyd

Photo: Kylie Rae Lloyd

Splits

Choreography and Performance: Molly Heller and Netta Yerushalmy

About: This work explores ideas of “twinning” through paradoxical states of similarities and dissimilarities in our bodies. Splits probes at ideas of partnering with space and the tensions that exist inside of feminine-formalism, spatial density, and the confronting gaze.

Music: Michael Wall

Venues: Ladies' Literary Club, SLC (November 2014) and Movement Research at the Judson Church, NYC (October 2015).

Two, awash

Choreography and Performance:  Scotty Hardwig and Molly Heller

About: A duet created in-collaboration with mixed media artist Scotty Hardwig during a week-long residency at Middlebury College. We worked with concepts of choreographic mapping, juxtaposition, and the fluidity of changing emotional states within performance.

Lighting design:  Jenn Ponder

Music: The Andrews Sisters, Michael Wall, Alberto Turco & Nova Schola Gregoriana, Tim Hecker

Venues: Mahaney Center for the Arts Dance Theatre, Middlebury, VT (October 2015) and Gowanus Arts + Production, Brooklyn, NY (October 2015).

Photo: Wenting Sun

Photo: Wenting Sun

Photo by Scotty Hardwig

Photo by Scotty Hardwig

the blinding of birds

Concepts, Choreography, and Performance: Scotty Hardwig and Molly Heller

About: A dance installation created by Molly Heller and Scotty Hardwig, the blinding of birds explores themes of perspective and ways of seeing. Using Isadora for live capture and digital media design, as well as architectural elements donated by the University of Utah School of Architecture, this work premiered at the Raw Materials Concert in Salt Lake City, UT.

Videography and Documentation: Stéphane Glynn

Music: Scanner, The Andrew Sisters

Venue: University of Utah Experimental Media Center, SLC (October 2013).