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University of Maryland Department of Dance, The Presents
Maryland Dance Ensemble Fall, 2009
By: Text for UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS) New Orleans workshop participants and Alice and George Escher, Arcinda Edwards, Paul Schierhorn
December 5, , 2009
Director: Alvin Mayes, Sharon Mansur (SEMBLANCE)
Set Designer: Mike Schwent (UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS))Costume Designer: Susan Chiang (SEMBLANCE), Alvin Mayes (WHISPERS FROM THE GARDEN), Addy Diaz (WHISPERS FROM THE GARDEN(coordinator)), Chelsey Schuller (INTERVALS (coordinator)), Chelsey Schuller (HERE THEN HERE (coordinator)), Emily Hoem (1 THING, 1 THING, 1 THING … OH AND 1 MORE THING (coordinator)), Sali Treek(UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)), Lisa Burgess (UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)), Laree Lentz (UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS))
Light Designer: Paul D. Jackson, SEMBLANCE: Photo/video concepts: Sharon Mansur; Videography/editing: Boris Willis; Photos: Sharon Mansur, Ginger Wagg, Boris Willis --- INTERVALS: Video Design: Nathan Andary, Jane Wang --- UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS): Videos shot and edited by: Patrik Widrig Sound Designer: Rebecca C. Adams (SEMBLANCE)
Choreographer: Sharon Mansur (SEMBLANCE), Alvin Mayes (WHISPERS FROM THE GARDEN), Dawn Springer (TRY, TRY AGAIN), Nathan Andary (INTERVALS), Dawn Springer with the performers (HERE THEN HERE), Gesel Mason (1 THING, 1 THING, 1 THING … OH AND 1 MORE THING). Sara Pearson (UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)), Patrik Widrig (in collaboration with the company, including original cast members Lindsay Gilmour, Ogbitse Omagbemi, Matthew Rogers) (UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)) Dancers: Nathan Andary [INTERVALS and UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], Raha Behnam [SEMBLANCE and UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], Marie Chrest (SEMBLANCE), Danielle De Lisser [UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], Maddie Fuller [UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], Jessica Goldberg (SEMBLANCE), Gina Gomez [UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], Melanie Hall [1 THING, 1 THING, 1 THING … OH AND 1 MORE THING and UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], Christina Jackson [WHISPERS FROM THE GARDEN and UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], Tzveta Kassabova [UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], Jenna Kiefer (SEMBLANCE), Sarah Kramer (WHISPERS FROM THE GARDEN), Marie LaMonica [UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], Christopher Law (WHISPERS FROM THE GARDEN), Sarah Levitt, [UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], Krystel Mazzeo [1 THING, 1 THING, 1 THING … OH AND 1 MORE THING and UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], David McMichael (WHISPERS FROM THE GARDEN and HERE THEN HERE), Patricia Mullaney-Loss (SEMBLANCE), Erika Rebollar (SEMBLANCE), Veronica Rico [UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], Marcy Schlissel (SEMBLANCE), Emily Schwarz (WHISPERS FROM THE GARDEN and HERE THEN HERE), Betty Skeen (1 THING, 1 THING, 1 THING … OH AND 1 MORE THING), Dawn Springer (TRY, TRY AGAIN), Amber Jean Tietgens (SEMBLANCE), Rachel Jordan Wolfe (SEMBLANCE), Ginger Wagg (SEMBLANCE), Jane Wang (INTERVALS), Patrik Widrig [UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], Lauren Withhart [1 THING, 1 THING, 1 THING … OH AND 1 MORE THING and UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], David Yates [UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS)], Jordan Wolfe (SEMBLANCE), Hyun Yi (WHISPERS FROM THE GARDEN)
Composer: INTERVALS: Jane Wang;; Music:: WHISPERS FROM THE GARDEN: “La pastourelloals camps,” Joseph Canteloube; Three Little Words,” Bert Kalmar/Harry Ruby; “This Can’t Be Love,” Lorenz Hart; “Por un amor,” Gilbert Parra; “Killing Me Softly,” Norman Gimbal, Charles Fox;; TRY, TRY AGAIN: Franz Schubert and Joan Baez after Bob Dylan;; HERE THEN HERE: Wolfgang Amedeus Mozart, from Le nozzi di Figaro, Act II: Porgi, Amour;; 1 THING, 1 THING, 1 THING … OH AND 1 MORE THING: Amerie;; UNMOORED (LOVE LETTER TO NEW ORLEANS): Sidney Bechet, Bobby “Blue” Bland, The Janet Lynn Band, Tommy Malone, Airto Moreira, Allen Toussaint, Junior Wells, Mae West
Stage Manager: Erin GlasspatrickAssistant Stage Manager: Hannah Swirnow
Videographer: Anthony J. HoosDate Recorded: 12/5/2010