Cornfield Dance: The Wasp in the Window and Other Dances at Windhover

Presented by Windhover Performing Arts Center
WHERE
Windhover Performing Arts Center 257R Granite Street, Rockport
WHEN
August 20 — 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmAugust 21 — 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
COST
$24-$34

Cornfield Dance premieres “The Wasp in the Window,” Artistic Director Ellen Cornfield’s latest dance inspired by her residency at Windhover in summer 2021, and “Squaring into Space,” a dance incorporating material from two Cornfield Dance repertory pieces: “Small Stages,” confined to six-foot square areas of the stage, and the pandemic-inspired “Spaced Out,” performed with six folding red chairs. Music is composed and performed live by Andreas Brade. Performances are at 3pm, followed by a Q&A on Windhover’s outdoor stage. Tickets are $34 for adults and $24 for students at https://windhover.org/performances/

Ellen Cornfield is a former member of the Merce Cunningham Company and one of the foremost Cunningham dancers of her generation, performing in the original casts of Cunningham’s work from 1974-1982 and teaching at the Cunningham Studio until 2003. She established Cornfield Dance in 1989, bringing her elegant, robust and quirky choreography to
audiences around the world.