The task of editing the five cameras worth of footage from last year's The Reduction has started.
by David Bernabo
An evening length movement work
Mario Ashkar (+ videography)
Heather Mull (+ videography)
Stephanie Tsong (+ videography)
This work is both a culmination of 14 years of work in music, art, film, and dance and the first attempt to combine those efforts into a formal theater work. This work deals with various layers of realities, simulations, and perspectives. We are looking at how context, time, and positioning alters how an image, an action, or a sound is interpreted. By using improvisation, use of shared choreography generation, non-performer interference, we are looking at definitions of authenticity and ownership, controls within systems, and how formal considerations within “theater” can extend into the “real” world.