ARTS: Jessica Lang Dance
REVIEW by James D. Watts, Jr., Tulsa World, April 13, 2016
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“Jessica Lang Dance may have only been around for about five years, but the combination of these nine performers and Lang's powerful, viscerally direct choreography made for an exceptional evening of dance.”


Lines Cubed
Premiered in 2012
Music: John Metcalfe, Thomas Metcalf
Set Design: Molo Designers, Stephanie Forsythe and Todd MacAllen in collaboration with Jessica Lang
Costume Design: Lisa Choules
Lighting Design: Nicole Pearce
9 dancers, 20 minutes
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Among the Stars
Commissioned by TITAS Command Performance Gala
Created for Yuan Yuan Tan and Clifton Brown
Premiered in 2010
Music: Ryuichi Sakamoto
Costume Design: Elena Comendador
Lighting Design: Nicole Pearce
2 dancers, 7 minutes
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Mendelssohn / Incomplete
Premiered in 2011
Music: Felix Mendelssohn
Costume Design: Elena Comendador
Lighting Design: Nicole Pearce
6 dancers, 8 minutes
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The Calling (excerpt from Splendid Isolation II)
Commissioned by Ailey II
Premiered in 2006
Music: Trio Mediaeval
Costume Design: Elena Comendador
Costume Concept: Jessica Lang
Lighting Design: Al Crawford
1 dancer, 4 minutes
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Thousand Yard Stare
Commissioned by Co-commissioned by Des Moines Performing Arts
Created for Jessica Lang Dance
Premiered in 2016
Music: Ludwig van Beethoven
Costume Design: Bradon McDonald
Lighting Design: Nicole Pearce
9 dancers, 20 minutes
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