Within the Space I Hold
Jessica Lang Dance performing Within the Space I Hold
Photo by Karli Cadel, courtesy of Jacob's Pillow

Premiered in

5 (2 men, 3 women)

18 minutes

Commissioned by
Jacob's Pillow

Foundation Support
Made possible with support from The O'Donnell-Green Music and Dance Foundation.

This piece is performed live by composer Jakub Ciupinski using his hand gesture controlled technique.

“Two women entered on pointe, in silver and white tights and leotards, carrying enigmatic white objects -treasures of some kind, closely guarded- and advanced, heads down, toward a bright light emanating from the opening in the set...Lang knows how to create a striking atmosphere”
- Andrew Boynton, The New Yorker, August 21, 2013

Jakub Ciupinski (Commissioned Score)

Set Design
Molo Designers, Stephanie Forsythe and Todd MacAllen in collaboration with Jessica Lang

Costume Design
Fritz Masten

Costume Concept
Tutus: Jessica Lang, molo Designers,and Fritz Matsen

Lighting Design
Nicole Pearce

Past Performances
August 7-11, 2013Becket, MAMore Info
November 7, 2013Storrs, CTMore Info
August 21, 2013The New YorkerMore Info
June 1, 2014Interior Design MagazineMore Info