C E S A R B R O D E R M A N N is originally from Mexico City. He currently works with Loni Landon Dance Project and Danielle Russo Performance Project, as well as having had the pleasure of working for Gallim Dance. Cesar graduated from the Peridance Capezio Center with honors. Most recently, he was invited to join Batsheva - The Young Ensemble.
R O Y A C A R R E R A S works with Danielle Russo Performance Project, as well as having had the pleasure of working for BodyTraffic, Bryan Arias, Pussy Riot, and Lux Boreal Danze Contemporanea of Mexico. Roya trained at The Ailey School and holds a BFA in Dance from the University of California at Irvine.
J A S O N C O L L I N S currently works with Pam Tanowitz Dance, Ryan McNamara, Danielle Russo Performance Project, Dylan Crossman/Crossman Dans(c)e, and has additionally worked with The Bang Group, Wally Cardona & Jennifer Lacey, Opera Omaha, Opéra National de Bordeaux, The Metropolitan Opera, Christopher Williams and Zack Winokur. Additionally, he is co-founder of HEWMAN based in New York City. Jason holds a BFA in Dance from The Juilliard School.
K A Y L A F A R R I S H currently works with Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion, Danielle Russo Performance Project, Helen Simoneau Danse, and Kate Weare Company. She has also had the pleasure of performing in the companies of Aszure Barton & Artists, Gallim Dance, and Punchdrunk's Sleep No More. Kayla holds a BFA in Dance from the University of Arizona.
M O L L Y G R I F F I N is a company member of Danielle Russo Performance Project, Liz Gerring Dance Company, and Punchdrunk's Sleep No More. She has performed with The Metropolitan Opera, casted in Two Boys choreographed by Hofesh Shechter and Prince Igor choreographed by Itzik Galili. Additionally, she has had the pleasure of performing for Company XIV, Keigwin + Company, and Pussy Riot. Molly holds a BFA in Dance from The Juilliard School.
I N G R I D K A P T E Y N currently works with Brian Brooks Moving Company and Danielle Russo Performance Project, and has additionally worked with Wally Cardona, The Metropolitan Opera, Punchdrunk NYC’s Sleep No More, and MacArthur Fellow Martha Clarke and Pulitzer Prize-winner Alfred Uhry’s Angel Reapers. Additionally, she is co-founder of HEWMAN based in New York City. Ingrid holds a BFA in Dance from The Juilliard School.
J E N N Y L A I creates custom performance wear for musicians and dancers that push the boundaries of interdisciplinary performance. Under her label 'NOT', her work has been seen around the world including her 2014 collaboration with South African photographer Chris Saunders that culminated in exhibitions at the Museum of African Design in Johannesburg and Design Indaba in Capetown. Recent projects include working with Shen Wei Dance Arts (Brooklyn Academy of Music), Danielle Russo Performance Project (Governors Island), and producing a Butoh performance at the concept gallery, The Community (Paris, France). Previously, Lai created custom performance wear for violinist Leila Josefowicz and pianist Conor Hanick, and co-launched a designer-collective store in SoHo in June 2016. She is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design.
L U K E O H L S O N is a filmmaker and community organizer working in New York City. He creates narrative, documentary, and experimental films using both film and digital platforms. His services have been commissioned by local venues and organizations such as Governors Island, Hollaback!, Joe’s Pub, Knockdown Center, National Sawdust, Neighbors Allied for Good Growth, New York Asian Women’s Center, Riders Alliance, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, Summer Streets NYC, The People’s Supper, Transportation Alternatives, and Woodhaven BRT; and local artists such as Alexandra Albrecht, Craig Martinson, DRPP, Def.GRLS, GP Stripes, Ikechukwu Ufomadu, Neon Caviar, PEP!, Sigrid Lauren/FlucT, Spiegelworld, and The Dance Cartel, to name a few.He creates narrative, documentary, and experimental films using both film and digital platforms. His collaboration with Danielle Russo in the making of Salome, and the anatomy of invisible corners(2016) was featured in The Creators Project. Luke's background in cinema studies and student activism at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts continues to influence the content, social relevance and cooperative process of his work.
J O S H U A S T A N S B U RY graduated from the University of Florida with a BFA in Dance and a BS in Applied Physiology and Kinesioloy. As a freelance artist, he has had the pleasure of performing work by Jonathan Royse Windham, Megan Kendzior, Mark Dendy, Neta Pulvermacher, Maya Orchin, Julia Eichten and Danielle Russo. He has danced at the Metropolitan Opera and Opera Philadelphia, performing works by Itzik Galili, Hofesh Shechter, and Paul Curran. Other projects include The Yard’s Bessie Schonberg Choreographic Residency, Fresh Tracks at New York Live Arts, and Springboard Danse Montreal.
M A R C W I T M E R studied fashion and photography at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, where received numerous awards in design. He has since worked for designers Betsey Johnson, Nicole Miller, Calvin Klein, and Carolina Herrera, to name a few. His professional services range to include wardrobe and makeup design for both fashion and performance. Marc is art director for Mari Meade Dance Collective.
PAST COLLABORATORS HAVE INCLUDED:
ANDREA JANE DISPENZIERE
JANICE LANCASTER LARSEN
MAXWELL PARR PERKINS