[PhiladelphiaDANCE.org Listserv] Reminder: Next PDP DANCE UP CLOSE February 26 & 27

Terry Fox info at philadanceprojects.org
Tue Feb 18 13:34:51 EST 2020

*Philadelphia Dance Projects’ DANCE UP CLOSE *mid-week series continues on

*Wednesday, February 26 and Thursday, February 27* at 7PM,

At Christ Church Neighborhood House, 20 North American Street, Phila 19106.

Two Philadelphia based artists *MEGAN MAZARICK  and  MARION RAMIREZ *share
the evening program.

Choreographer/performer *MEGAN MAZARICK* performs in *Boundaries *along
with new work, which also includes performers Actress/Singer, *Jess Conda* and
Drummer, *Mel Gervasio.*

Choreographer/performer *MARION RAMIREZ* will perform excerpts from her new
work, created and performed in collaboration with *Jungwoong Kim*, and Cuban
percussionist *Juan “Cuco” Castellanos*, and *Gamin* playing a Korean wind

Tickets: $15/ $10  at danceboxoffice.com

(Cash ONLY at the door)

*Megan Mazarick*, choreographer, teacher, performer, collaborator and
curator, creates work that is humorous, serious, theatrical, and personal,
often including a stop-motion physicality and a love of fantasy.  Of her
knock-out solo, “Boundaries,” and new work, she says. *“I look to smash the
cultural and political references against one another in places where
tension and entertainment collide.”*

Her choreography has been presented in Philadelphia at Live Arts Festival,
nEW Festival, Philadelphia Dance Projects, and PARD, and in New York City
at Movement Research at Judson Church, Triskelion Arts, and Dance New
Amsterdam.  She has toured throughout the USA as part of various dance
festivals and events, and internationally at Budapest’s Trafo Theatre,
Bulgaria’s BlackBox Theater and Dance Festival, Singapore Fringe Festival,
Zielony Jazdow Festival in Warsaw, and By Change Festival in Cairo.

Puerto Rican dance artist, *Marion Ramírez* has choreographed, performed,
and taught Contact Improvisation in numerous dance festivals, university
residencies and events across the US, Puerto Rico, South Korea, Cuba,
Germany, and the UK. For over 15 years, she has been immersed in the
practice of Kinetic Awareness and Body-Mind Centering.  She will perform
excerpts from her new work commissioned by Temple University Dance
Department this year, and created and performed in collaboration with
Jungwoong Kim. thINKing Dance writers have called their other intimate work
together, as *enchanting,* *transfixing;* “ *with **bewitching craft the
choreographer folds layers of personal life and a broader cultural setting
into an exhilarating performance.” *

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FEB 26 & 27, 2020

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