ECA Community Engagement: An Evening of BodyVox Films (FREE)


Led by Emmy Award-winning choreographers Jamey Hampton and Ashley Roland, BodyVox is known for its visual virtuosity, distinctive wit and unique ability to combine dance, theater and film into breathtaking productions rich in imagery, athleticism and humor. Since its founding in 1997, BodyVox has toured to critical acclaim on stages around the world, developed 9 award winning films, 30 original shows and 3 operas, featuring more than 200 original dances. BodyVox’s films, created with director Mitchell Rose, have won numerous awards in national and international festivals. “Modern Daydreams” – composed of “Treadmill Softly,” “Islands in the Sky,“ Unleashed” and “Deere John” – won the prestigious American Choreography Award for Outstanding Achievement in Short Film in 2002. In An Evening of BodyVox Films, view the films and hear the back story on their creation from BodyVox's Artistic Directors. The program will conclude with a Q&A. "A wonderfully talented and industrious dance company, the insects of creativity plague BodyVox" ~Gus Van Sant