Ty Boomershine was trained at the Fort Hayes School for the Performing Arts in Columbus, Ohio and earned his BFA magna cum laude in dance from Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri. He has worked with Dan Wagoner; DANCENOISE; Merce Cunningham Repertory Ensemble; Gus Solomons, Jr; Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company; Ton Simons, Dance Works Rotterdam; Leine & Robana; Giulia Mureddu; Emio Greco|PC; Lucinda Childs Dance; and the Robert Wilson/Philip Glass opera Einstein on the Beach. He has presented his own work at Movement Research, and Danspace Project at St. Marks Church in New York, as well as at OT301, and the Holland Festival in Amsterdam. Boomershine has done work for the International Choreographic Arts Center Amsterdam and he continues to arrange and develop workshops and creative/educational residencies for and with Lucinda Childs. As a teacher, Boomershine has taught for professional companies, festivals, universities and open professional studios throughout Europe, the United States, Asia, and South America. He has taught workshops and master classes for Lucinda Childs and Emio Greco, and he assists Childs in the setting of her works.
Fleisher Art Memorial is a community arts organization dedicated to the ideal that people of all ethnicities and socioeconomic backgrounds have a right to experience art.
The New Year brings a multitude of Center-funded projects that innovate, inspire, and expand the possibilities of artistic discovery and expression.
Charlotte Ford is a Philadelphia-based theater artist who creates slapstick performance art.
Molly Sheridan is a writer, editor, and producer specializing in classical and experimental music, with a focus on multimedia content designed for the web.
Van Loon and Wilder chronicle their individual remembered experiences during the making of their collaborative dance piece Eulogy for John Kerry.
Producer, writer, director, and founder of Blueberry Hill Productions, Laurie Kahn has a number of writing credits to her name for award-winning films and television series.
Choreographer Silvana Cardell’s Supper, People on the Move travels to the experimental theater La MaMA in New York City, as part of the 2016 La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival.
Leading hip-hop artist Raphael Xavier brought together masterful street performers, extreme BMX riders, acrobatic contortionists, and live music by saxophonist and composer Bobby Zankel for a contemporary circus-style performance in City Hall’s courtyard that paid tribute to the soul of the urban street.
Dr. Kamella Tate is the owner/principal of KTA/LLC, a Los Angeles-based firm that provides research, program design, evaluation, and fund development services to community nonprofits in the arts, healthcare, and education sectors.
Bhratanatyam dancer and choreographer Malavika Sarukkai will present a performance lecture that ties the language of Indian classical dance to its interpretation in the visual arts.
Canuso’s new solo work Midway Avenue built on research initiated with UK-based choreographer Wendy Houstoun, premiered in May 2014 as part of FringeArts’ year-round programming.
Philadelphia choreographer Nichole Canuso presents a solo performance that uses personal reminiscences and universal yearnings to explore the relationship between memory and self.