Hancher performance blends dance and architecture with unique connection to the UI
ARTICLE by Chris Peters, Iowa Now, March 15, 2017
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“Jessica Lang Dance will perform a concert on March 23 at Hancher, and one piece in particular shares a unique connection with the University of Iowa. The critically-acclaimed Tesseracts of Time was created by choreographer Jessica Lang in collaboration with world-renowned architect Steven Holl, who has made a significant mark on the UI campus.”


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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