PHOTOS BY GALINA KURLAT

THE MICHELE BRANGWEN DANCE ENSEMBLE

in performance at FOTOFEST INTERNATIONAL

as part of thier 14th Biennial: "Contemporary Russian Photography"

April 15, 2012

 

The Michele Brangwen Dance Ensemble premiered KATSU, a new work with
choreography by Michele Brangwen; music by Tim Hagans and Thomas Helton; film, and live camera.

KATSU celebrates the forces unleashed when the restrictions of one's environment are overcome.
The entire FotoFest Vine Street complex becomes the stage as dancers and musicians travel the historic galleries.

KATSU was performed by Brooke Barnes-Meeks, Scarlett Barnes, Lindsey McGill, Robin Gilbert and Michele Brangwen, dancers; Tim Hagans, trumpet; Seth Paynter, saxophone; Thomas Helton and Scott Lee, acoustic bass; Fung Chern Hwei & Gregor Huebner, violin; and Jeremy Choate , live camera.