Installation created with seven dancers in the University of Michigan Dept. of Dance’s First Year Touring Company. The dance began on Zoom, then rehearsed with 5-6 in the studio and others joining remotely, then filmed individual parts on white Marley. Presented the dance on 7 TVs, with 7 DVD players, inside the theater.
iSelf was one of eight finalists for the Michigan Choreography Award in Fall 2017. Live performance of the solo at Michigan Dance Day on October 6. A live camera feed run through Isadora to present multiple versions of my dancing body on a screen stage right.
(at least that is how i remember it) Dancers: Sean Hoskins & Emma Seidel Filmed at Betty Pease Studio Theater, Ann Arbor, MI Screened at Third Century Expo, Oct. 26-28, 2017 I created this screendance for the unique 5-screen Pop-Up Projection Pavilion created by Peter Sparling. The Third Century Screens competition solicited entries from alumni, […]
Would You Choreography and Performance: Sean Hoskins & Molly Paberzs Music: Eric Andrew Kuhn Text: Sean Hoskins, Recorded by Sean & Molly Video projection: Sean Hoskins This duet came from seed ideas generated from two other pieces earlier in the year that were never performed and ultimately scrapped. With an activist bent, movement solos were […]
Guest Artist Repertory – Brighton Dance Festival 2017 Music: Run Lola Run Introduction Group work for 6 students. Cumulative theme and variation, inspired by the German film Run Lola Run, in which the lives of the characters are played out three times with subtle variations in timing that yield very different results. In the dance, […]
I had the great opportunity to be involved in this year’s Brighton Dance Festival as a performer, teacher, and choreographer. I took part in the opening night performance, which showcases dance work by the BDF faculty and showed my new solo iSelf in which I dance with a projected manipulated live feed of myself. During the following […]
I had the great pleasure of being invited to present and perform as part of Intermitten 2016, a conference aimed at exploring innovation and creativity in relation to technology. My talk was highlighted here, and I performed my solo iSelf at the Pop-In, held at the Ann Arbor Arts Center.
Performances at the 2015 Detroit City Dance Festival (with Susie Thiel Collaborative) and the 2015 Brighton Dance Festival (with Jessica Post), as well as the screening of my dance film Sam Solo were highlights of my dance activity this summer.
Improvised movement, sound, and projection Improvisation performance at the Yellow Barn in Ann Arbor. The performers/improvisers met for two short rehearsals prior to decide upon a score, including the use of projected images from two slide projectors.