2012 Trailer: The Secret History of Love (Sean Dorsey Dance)
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The Secret History of Love is a powerful new work by award-winning dance-theater company Sean Dorsey Dance. Upcoming tours: San Francisco (March 28-31), Philadelphia, San Antonio, Tampa, San Jose, Chico, Claremont, Washington DC, Atlanta and more. www.seandorseydance.com
The Secret History Of Love is available for national and international touring. Visit our website for contact and booking info.
Award-winning dance-theater trailblazer Sean Dorsey returns to the stage with this powerful new work. The Secret History Of Love is an evening-length suite of dances that reveals the underground ways that LGBT people managed to survive and love one another in decades past, despite tremendous obstacles.
Dorsey has attracted national acclaim and audiences from Los Angeles to New York for his signature dance-narrative style - and has made history as an openly transgender modern dance choreographer. The Secret History Of Love features a powerful fusion of full-throttle dance, riveting storytelling, oral history interviews, physical theater and original music.
The Secret History Of Love was created from a 2-year national LGBT Elders Oral History Project and extensive archival research. The voices and life stories of LGBT seniors that Dorsey recorded are heard and seen onstage.
A stellar cast of 5 dancer-performers embody these historic narratives -- expressing intimate accounts of violence, first love, risk, loss and enduring relationships. The audience is immersed in a lush, multi-layered soundscore featuring multiple voices, life stories and original music.
The first work of its kind in the US, The Secret History Of Love received major national commissions and is touring to cities including Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Miami, Santa Cruz, Chico, Claremont, Philadelphia, Tampa, Atlanta, Washington DC and San Antonio.
Choreographed and performed by: Sean Dorsey
Performed by: Juan De La Rosa, Sean Dorsey, Brian Fisher, Nol Simonse and Shawna Virago.
Original music by: Ben Kessler, Storm Miguel Florez, Alex Kelly, Jesse Olson Bay, Jeffrey Alphonsus Mooney and Ramon and Jessica.
Lighting Design: Clyde Sheets
Costume Design: Tiffany Amundson
Technical Direction: Emily Paulson
The Secret History Of Love is presented by Fresh Meat Productions and was created with generous support from the Queer Cultural Center, the New England Foundation for the Arts' National Dance Project (with lead funding from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation and additional funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation), the National Performance Network's Creation Fund and Performance Residencies, Links Hall (Chicago), The Theater Offensive (Boston), the Creative Work Fund (a program of the Walter and Elise Haas Fund supported by generous grants from The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation and The James Irvine Foundation), and the San Francisco Arts Commission.
Videography: Rapt Productions and Loren R. Robertson Productions
Video editing: Eric Garcia, Production Coordinator, Fresh Meat Productions
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