Tickets for FDE’s full-length
This is the Girl on sale now!
September 12-14th at Dance Mission Theater, SF
Catch the premiere of Christy Funsch’s full-length performance work for seven dancers, six Taiko drummers from the Grrrl Brigade, a guitarist, and a chorus of singers, all covering music of PJ Harvey. This is the Girl questions representation and narrative within a structure of empowered “girlability.”
Friday and Saturday at 8 PM and Sunday at 7 PM
Dance Brigade’s Dance Mission
3316 24th Street at Mission, SF
Taiko by Grrrl Brigade:
Molly Garrett, Miya Herzstein, Natalia Souza Howard, Maya Luna Imperial, Emmet Anne Odegaard, Aryana Senel
With arrangements by Bruce Mui Ghent!
Guitar by Dory Ellis
Members of the Community Music Center’s Children’s Chorus
This is the Girl is supported in part by the San Francisco Arts Commission Cultural Equity Grants Program through an Individual Artist Commission.
Christy Funsch has been named one of “25 to Watch” by Dance Magazine for 2014!
The Funsch Dance Experience is under the Artistic Direction of Christy Funsch, MFA, CMA, an east coast native currently living in San Francisco. Funsch Dance Experience celebrates the vulnerable yet indefatigable spirit through choreographic experiments with gaze, distinctive movement invention, and unpredictable phrasing.