Jessica Lang Dance entrances with geometric structures, choreography for the sheer pleasure of it
REVIEW by Manuel Mendoza, Dallas News, December 10, 2016
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“Sometimes great dance is as simple as making shapes with the human body that are pleasurable to look at.
Jessica Lang has always traded in that kind of arresting imagery. But nothing we've seen before from the New York choreographer has been quite as stunning as Tesseracts of Time, the show-stopping piece that closed her company's performance Friday night as part of the TITAS series at Winspear Opera House.”


Tesseracts of Time
Commissioned by The Chicago Architecture Biennial, Lead Commissioner. John and Caroline Balantine, Sandra and Jack Guthman, and Michael and Sharon Tiknis through the Imagine campaign; Harris Theater for Music and Dance, Society for the Performing Arts: Commissioning Partners
Created for Jessica Lang Dance
Premiered in 2015
Music: David Lang, Morton Feldman, John Cage, Iannis Xenakis, Arvo Pärt
Set Design: Steven Holl
Costume Design: Bradon McDonald
Lighting Design: Nicole Pearce
9 dancers, 21 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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Solo Bach
Commissioned by Global Dance Theater - Japan
Premiered in 2008
Music: Johann Sebastian Bach
1 dancer, 3 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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Sweet Silent Thought
Created for Jessica Lang Dance
Premiered in 2016
Music: Jakub Ciupinski
Costume Design: Bradon McDonald
Lighting Design: Nicole Pearce
4 dancers, 10 minutes
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