DoubleTake Dance; Dreamscapes
DoubleTake Dance || Dreamscapes & MutatEvolution
Ashley Carter & Vanessa Martinez de Baños;
Artistic Directors & Choreographers
Thursday. June 8th, 2017. 8 PM | The Hudson Guild Theatre
Tickets: $25. General Admission
Photography Credit: Mickey Hoelscher; NYCreative Photography
THE SERIES 2017 presents a collection of Ashley Carter’s and Vanessa Martinez de Baños’ physically stunning concert works in a Split Bill performance with NSquared Dance Company on Thursday, June 8th, 2017, 8:00 PM. Performed by DoubleTake Dance, this evening of jazz meets contemporary dance promises to astound with it ever increasing display of incredible feats.
Photography Credit: Wallace Flores
DoubleTake Dance returns to the third incarnation of THE SERIES with MutatEvolution, which premiered at THE SERIES 2013, and Dreamscapes. This program tackles the issue of social violence and confronting fear through a collection of vignettes that blur the line between reality and the subconscious.
The dancers of DoubleTake Dance include: Ashley Carter, Vanessa Martínez de Baños, Maria Cwiklinski, Katie Hermanson, Danita Shaheen, & Mikki Shoji.
Entering it’s 8th year as a company, DoubleTake Dance has been featured in some of New York City’s leading venues/events such as: NYC SummerStage, Battery Dance Festival, Carnival Choreographers Ball, Webster Hall, Dixon Place, Fuse TV, the Ailey Theatre, NYC Half Marathon, among others. The company has received choreographic commissions from the renowned Dancing Wheels Company (Cleveland, OH) and the Montclair Performing Arts Program (NJ), Chen Dance Center’s newSTEPS Commission, Jamaica Performing Arts Center’s Next Stage Choreography Commission and Residency, the Eryc Taylor Choreography Grant, and the Periapsis Open Series. In addition to being featured in Dance Informa Magazine, the company has choreographed and appeared in several films, music videos, commercials and industrials. Under the directorship of Ashley Carter and Vanessa Martinez de Baños, DoubleTake Dance is swiftly emerging as one of the leading contemporary jazz dance companies in New York City.