AUSTIN PEAY STATE UNIVERSITY

CLARKSVILLE, TENNESSEE 

KWEN

Choreographed by Laquimah VanDunk in collaboration with the dancers

Music edited by Laquimah VanDunk

Costume design conceived by Kevin Loveland, Jr. 

Spring 2018

Kwen explores the independent and supportive state of an all female cast of dancers. Through a process of individual body influences, aristocratic gestures, spatial design and fall and recovery.  

Review:Spring Dance Concert

BATES COLLEGE 

LEWISTON, MAINE 

Red Light, Green Light (Duck & Freeze)

Choreographed by Laquimah VanDunk in collaboration with the dancers

Original score composed by Laquimah VanDunk

Fall 2014
During a two-week residency, Laquimah VanDunk and the dancers, explored the practices of the individual and the community, through a process of game play. Heavily influenced by the frequency and physical release these human actions provide, and her past MFA thesis research at the University of Utah, Red Light, Green Light (Duck & Freeze), is a collaboration of dynamic identities that seek to explore unknown possibilities.

Saturday, November 15, at 5:00 p.m., Sunday, November 16, at 2:00 p.m., and Monday, November 17, at 7:30 p.m. in Schaeffer Theater.

 

 

Chez Bushwick Brooklyn, New York January 3, 2014 7:00 p.m.

Chez Bushwick Brooklyn, New York January 3, 2014 7:00 p.m.

16 songs for absolute silence
Conceived & performed by: Scotty Hardwig
Original music: Scotty Hardwig

It Hides Me
Conceived by: Laquimah VanDunk & Scotty Hardwig
Original music: Scotty Hardwig
Performed by: Dace Stringari

of dead boys and blind men
Conceived by: Laquimah VanDunk & Scotty Hardwig
Original music: Scotty Hardwig
Performed by: Keanu Forrest Brady

Model Kittens
Conceived by: Laquimah VanDunk & Scotty Hardwig
Original music: Scotty Hardwig
Performed by: Amy Falls

And so she changed
Conceived & performed by: Laquimah VanDunk
Original music: Laquimah VanDunk

of dead boys and blind men
Conceived by: Laquimah VanDunk & Scotty Hardwig
Original music: Scotty Hardwig
Performed by: Keanu Forrest Brady

Model Kittens
Conceived by: Laquimah VanDunk & Scotty Hardwig
Original music: Scotty Hardwig
Performed by: Amy Falls

And so she changed
Conceived & performed by: Laquimah VanDunk
Original music: Laquimah VanDunk

Red Light, Green Light, choreographed by Laquimah VanDunk and dancers, explores the practices of community, rituals and habits, through a process of game play. Heavily influenced by the frequency and physical release these human actions provide, Red Light, Green Light, is a collaboration of dynamic identities that seek to explore unknown possibilities. 

Dancers: Florian Alberge, Kelly Bruce,Yasin Fairley, Cat Kamrath, Stanton Rodriquez, Wenting Sun

Original Music Score: Laquimah VanDunk

Lighting Design: Cole Adams with Laquimah VanDunk

Costumes: Laquimah VanDunk with Carly Schaub

University of Utah Modern Dance Department Master of Fine Arts Graduate Thesis Work December 2013