Date: October 21, 2018 to October 21, 2018
Where: Motion Pacific Dance, 131 Front Street , #E, Santa Cruz, California, United States
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Cid Pearlman Performance presents the ALL JOAN SHOW, a retrospective of dances made in collaboration with renowned San Francisco-based cellist and composer, Joan Jeanrenaud. Following a successful run of performances in San Francisco at the Joe Goode Annex, The All Joan Show moves to Motion Pacific, October 19 to 21. Performances start at 8 p.m. There will be a prshow talk Saturday at 7:30pm. $30 Super Supporter$25 Art Lover$22 General Admission$18 Student/Senior/UnderEmployed$15 Motion Pacific MembersChoreographer Cid Pearlman celebrates her longstanding collaboration with Jeanrenaud in an evening of three works: "Strange Toys," "small variations" and "Your Body is Not a Shark." The company will also present a 12-minute world premiere with a new score by Jeanrenaud. Dancer/Collaborators include Lisa Brenner, Julia Daniel, David King, Collette Kollewe, Lyndia McGauhey, Mara Milam, Chloe Rosen, Cynthia Strauss and Kathryn Trigg. The earliest piece on the program, "Strange Toys," a 10-minute duet, had its New York premiere at the Joyce Soho in 2004. Nominated for two Los Angeles Horton Awards, "small variations" premiered as a 30-minute sextet in 2006. Finally, "Your Body is Not a Shark," an evening-length work, which premiered at ODC Theater in San Francisco in 2013. This work was created in collaboration with poet Denise Leto. Three sections of the nine-part whole will be presented on this program.The music for this and for all the works on the program will be played from studio recordings. Cid and Joan will give a pre-performance talk on Saturday, October 20, at 7:30pm. Photo: Beau SaundersThese performances are made possible with support from the Arts Council of Santa Cruz County and our fabulous individual donors.