The Bridge for Dance, Inc. presents
Uptown Rising Performance Series
Fall 2018 Season
About the Uptown Rising Performance Series:
Designed with the choreographer in mind, URPS strives to create affordable programs, workshops and performance opportunities that connect artists to the space, their art, and the to the growing community at the Bridge.
Performances are held in our large studio turned black box theatre, providing the opportunity to explore new ideas, revisit works in progress, and build on the creative process; all within the comfort of an intimate setting!
14 Artists will present work over 2 nights-
Night One : SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20 @7:30PM
- Allison Armfield | Golden Hour Dance
- Andrea Brodine
- Joseph Heitman | One Day Dance
- Cleo Knopf
- Cara Leggio
- Sofia Nappi | Komorebi Collab
- Dana Wiener
Night Two : SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3 @7:30PM
- Megan Bowen
- Drye/Marinaro Dance Company
- Nicole Kadar | NK&D
- Maria A. Konard
- Redick Dance Collective
- Dolly Sfeir
- MATHETA Dance
About our Emerging Choreographers Series!
Show 1: Saturday, October 20th @7:30pm
Show 2: Saturday, November 3rd @ 7:30pm
All choreographers will receive:
-Video of performed work
-Photos from tech and showcase
-Full tech & dress
-Discounted rehearsal space at Bridge for Dance Studios
-Exclusive choreographer showings to network with the fellow artists
-Post performance Q&A session and networking reception
-Written feedback from the audience
-Opportunity to showcase previously choreographed works, works in progress, or premiere new work
Following the performance will we host a Q&A session and networking reception, allowing artists the space to discuss their work and process!
Audiences, will get to vote on their favorite artist from each show!
Audience Favorite Uptown Rising Choreographers will receive:
-4 hours of free rehearsal space at Bridge for Dance Studios
-4 months of half-priced space at Bridge for Dance
-Free 2 hour workshop to teach at Bridge for Dance. Choreographer will receive 50% of profits made