About this Event
Monica Hogan Danceworks is thrilled to present Resilient Paradise and Other Works in Atlanta, GA.
Emory University Performing Arts Studio
- Saturday, October 8th @ 7:30pm
- Sunday, October 9th @ 3:00pm
This marks the company's first full-length contemporary dance production since establishing permanent residency in ATL in 2021, following nearly a decade in New York City.
The program features the ATL debut of Resilient Paradise, reconstructed on an all-local cast of new company dancers, along with other new and existing company repertory.
Directed and choreographed by: Monica Hogan Thysell
- Aryanna Allen
- Audrey Crabtree
- Kaitlyn Downs
- Emily Hogan
- Britanie Leland
- Megan Long
- Ellie Peterson
- Justine Wasilewski
FEATURING SPECIAL GUESTS:
- Chisato Yanagisawa (MHDW NYC)
- Ellen Brown (MHDW NYC)
Resilient Paradise examines the resiliency of the human condition. The work celebrates the persistent pursuit of joy and our headstrong ability, in spite of struggle and times of darkness, to challenge melancholy by deliberately manifesting happiness -- often leaning on the people around us and the small, simple pleasures to keep us pushing forward.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
Emory Performing Arts Studio, 1804 N Decatur Rd, Atlanta, United States
USD 10.00 to USD 20.00