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Anna Drozdowski

Lying on the sunlit floor

The first installation in a series of community reflections on the history, impact and future of Mascher.
November 12, 2019
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Hold Still While We Try to Figure This Out Together

The piece exposes its own process, inviting the viewer to ask what it means to do this work.
December 1, 2017
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Notes on A Love Supreme

The dancers play the bass notes abstractly in the air: the invisible substance becomes thick with gesture.
September 26, 2017
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The Container and the Contained

The opening salvo of a series of performances accompanying the installation—each of them at night, with a rotating cast presenting the same six-point material.
May 24, 2016
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Now and "THEN"

Anna Drozdowski sat down with the five dancers of Group Motion’s most recent commission, THEN, by choreographer Susan Rethorst.
January 17, 2014
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Pay Up - Take 1, 2 ,3

The real drama of "Pay Up" doesn't live inside the many rooms, it resides inside the audience choosing to spend their time and money while shuffling through the experience.
September 12, 2013
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Step It Up

Grace, attitude and ferocity in technique was balanced by big presence and a real joy in performing that I’d almost forgotten was possible.
November 14, 2012
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