Thin Air (2007)


Uchizono’s fascination with how our sense of reality is shaped by our perceptions is the point of departure for Thin Air, drawing source material from the Buddhist tenet of "emptiness" as well as concepts of quantum physics. 


Conceived and Directed by Donna Uchizono
Choreography by Donna Uchizono, Hristoula Harakas, Antonio Ramos, and Julie Alexander
Composed by Fred Frith
Video Concept by Michael Casselli, Hristoula Harakas, Donna Uchizono
Video Artist: Michael Casselli
Lighting Design by Jane Shaw
Technical Directon by Laura Mroczkowski
Company Managed by  Melinda Lee

Dancers: Hristoula Harakas, Julie Alexander, Antonio Ramos

© 2013 by Chelsea Pillsbury. All rights reserved.

Donna talking with Julie Alexander on ladder. The rehearsal ladders were quite small to the 8 foot ladders for the performances. (note there wasn’t enough ladders for that particular rehearsal so Antonio Ramos sat on a utility car) Photo by: Michael Casselli