Repertoire

imc repertoire

2015

La Tierra Giro choreography by Miki Ohlsen; music: In Absentia, Struggle, Stillness, Absence, Exhilaration by Kevin Keller; commissioned by Joya Hoyt
-ism Duets: pragmatism  choreography by Spencer Gavin Hering; music: Hildur Gudnadottir, Bay AreasFinest, Pentaphobe, Wagon Christ
-ism Duets: cynicism choreography by Spencer Gavin Hering; music: Hildur Gudnadottir, Bay AreasFinest, Pentaphobe, Wagon Christ
Everything Is Closer Than It Appears  choreography by Colin Connor; music: Schubert’s String Quartet #14, 2nd Movement
Image de Vida  choreography by Glen Lewis; music: Gotham Lullaby by Meredith Monk, El Mayoral by Susana Baca, Madona de Sa Cabana by Maria del Mar Bonet, Monk, Double Fiesta by Meredith Monk
Queens Are Made of Distance and Greasepaint choreography: Shane Farrell; music: Max Richter, Vivaldi
Sinfonia choreography: John Mark Owen; music: Handl Saul Oratorio: Sinfonia Allegro, Larghetto, Allegro, Andante Larghetto; commissioned by two anonymous donors
Tonight We Dream Together choreography: Joe Celej; music: Goldmund, The Malady of Elegance; commissioned by John Paul Primiano
DUAL-ity  choreography by Spencer Gavin Hering; music: Olafur Arnolds, hands, be still
The Phantom of the DNA  choreography by Gulnara Adamova; music: Sheldevayev

2014

    • Dante’s Beatrice Choreography: Andrea Dawn Shelley; Music: Kevin Volans Hunting
    • suited up Choreography: Spencer Gavin Hering; Music: Lee Dorsey, The Beagles, The Serendipity Singers
    • A Tessellation of Beauty and Light Choreography: Miki Ohlsen; Music: Philip Glass, Zoe Keating
    • Newport Stories Reprise Choreography: Miki Ohlsen, Michael Bolger, Spencer Gavin Hering; Music: Chris Eastburn
    • Land of a Thousand Reflections Choreography: Scott Putman; Music: Kimmo Pohjpnen, Samuli Kosminen
    • Breathing Space Choreography: Spencer Gavin Hering; Music: Jules Massenet, Pourquoi me Reveiller from Werther; Christoph Willibald Gluck, Dance of the Blessed Spirits from Orfeo ed Euridice; Rachmaninoff, Vocalise; Chopin, Nocturne in C sharp Minor; Francesco Paolo Tosti, Marechiare
    • Pavo Cristatus Choreography: Shane Farrell; Music: Ólafur Arnalds
    • Taking Watch Choreography: Stephanie Martinez; Music: Abel Korzenowski and Murcof (edited by Paul Christiano); Commissioned by Monique Burgess
    • On Edge Choreography: Mark Harootian; Music: Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber, Passacaglia XVI in G Minor for Solo Violin; Niccolò Paganini, 24 Caprices for Solo Violin Op.1 No. 24 in A Minor; Commissioned by John Paul Primiano
    • Brom Bones Tale Choreography: Spencer Gavin Hering; Music: Original score by Sascha Jacobsen and Lewis Patzner; Commissioned by John & Elizabeth Brooks and Marilyn Woloohojian

2013

    • Ant Umbra Choreography: Spencer Gavin Hering; Music: Clint Mansel
    • Heart Vignettes Choreography: Spencer Gavin Hering; Music: Joshua Bell, Olafur Arnaulds, Hildur Gudnadottir, Sachen Caris, Daniel Hope, Philip Glass
    • In the Beginning Choreography: Mark Harootian; Music: Vivaldi; commissioned by Marilyn Woloohojian
    • Luminous Choreography: Shane Farrell; Music: Max Richter
    • Of Beauty and Light Choreography: Miki Ohlsen; Music: Philip Glass
    • Open for Dancing 2013
      Marrow Choreography: Tom Pearson; Music: Various; with Steel Yard artists Monica Shinn and Anna Shapiro
      Opera House Interior, Nancy Choreography: Yanira Castro; Music: Stephan Moore
      Refract Choreography: Deborah Lohse; Music: Brandon Wolcott; crystals by Andrae Gonsalvo
      Rhapsody in Blue Choreography: John-Mark Owen; Music: George Gershwin; costumes by John Sawicki; commissioned by Pam and Andrew Constantine and William Vareika

2012

    • Continua Metamorfosi Choreography: Miki Ohlsen; Music: Fabrizio Paterlini; commissioned by Topsy Taylor
    • Jabez Choreography: Glen Lewis; Music: Max Richter
    • Mother Goose Choreography: Miki Ohlsen and IMC Dancers; Music: Various
    • Pheromone Choreography: Shane Farrell; Music: Dustin O’Halloran
    • Risk of Exposure Choreography: Danielle Genest; Music: Osvaldo Golijov

2011

      • Au Coin de la Rue Choreography: Miki Ohlsen; Music: Edith Piaf; commissioned by Robert Alfandre
      • Struggle for Comfort Choreography: Miki Ohlsen; Music: Henryk Gorecki
      • To Rest Choreography: Danielle Genest; Music: Mossgrove
      • Open for Dancing 2011
        Out of the Canopy Choreography: Christine Sandorfi; Music: Poulenc
        Garrison Rations Choreography: Zach Morris; Music: Various
        Yew Forest Choreography: Marta Renzi; Music: Steve Jobe; commissioned by Susan Ruf and Michael Walsh

2010

    • Bodies of Water Choreography: Colin Connor; Music: JS Bach

2009

    • Dracula at Belcourt Castle Chorography: Miki Ohlsen; Music: Felix Ventouras; commissioned by Teddy Aspegren, Joya Granbery Hoyt, Chuck & Kathleen Kiven, Jane List, Elaine Ruth Ohlsen, William Ohlsen, Nuala Pell, Laurine Ryan Perry, Teresa Ritter, Julie and Andrew Sandorfi, Topsy Taylor and Marilyn Woloohojian; music commissioned by Joan Martin; film commissioned by Alan and Marie Weiss
    • Time is the Fire Choreography: Danielle Genest; Music: Peter Sculthorpe

2008

    • Let Me Live in Your Eyes Choreography: Miki Ohlsen; Music: Philip Glass
    • Walking the Halls of Giants Choreography: Scott Putman; Music: Fernando Corona
    • Open for Dancing 2008
      Hive Choreography: Nikki Carrara; Music: Paul Dube
      Unfortunate Terrain Choreography: Monica Bill Barnes; Music: Various
      Rejected Beach Choreography: Andrea Haenggi; Music: John Davis

2007

      • Hold Fast: The Fragile Warmth of Collisions in Freefall Choreography: Colin Connor; Music: Nuove Musiche
      • Kato Edno Choreography: Danielle Genest; Music: Albeniz
      • Suite Silver Choreography: Michael Bolger; Music: Various

2006

        • 1,2,3 Ligetti Choreography: Colleen Cavanaugh; Music: Gyorgy Ligetti
        • Contain Yourself Darling Choreography: Tami Stronac; Music: Taraf De Haidouke, Wally Johnson, Tanga 1
        • There’s a Party in My Mind Choreography: Miki Ohlsen; Music: David Byrne
        • Newport Stories Choreography: Miki Ohlsen, Michael Bolger; Music: Chris Eastburn and 26 member chorus; commissioned by Nicole Halbreiner with support from the Argosy Foundation: Contemporary Music Fund
        • Open for Dancing 2006
        • Edenfest Choreography: Michael Bolger; Text: James Nave; Music: Michael de Quattro
        • on leaving and departure Choreography: Joannah Haigood; Music: Newport Navy Band
        • Yellow Ball Choreography: Andrea Haenggi; Music: Alexandra Marculawicz
        • Switch Choreography: Brian Jones; Music: Will Smith

2005

      • Consent to Gravity Choreography: Carol Somers, Daniel McCusker; Conceptual Artist: Thomas Palmer; Music: Chris Eastburn, Providence String Quartet, 4 singers
      • Rooms of the Heart Choreography: Miki Ohlsen; Music: Rachels

2004

              • The Rose Garden Choreography: Colin Connor; Music: Renaissance Spanish Motets; commissioned by Teresa Ritter
              • Folded Hands Warm Heart Choreography: Michael Bolger; Music: Verdi, Saint Saens, Denza
              • Open for Dancing 2004
                Invisible Sins of Fort Adams Choreography: Noemie LaFrance
                Thread Choreography: Daniel McCusker
                dorisdreams Choreography: Jim Coleman, Therese Freedman; Music: Michael Vargas
                Bell Dance Choreography: Michael Bolger; Music: Paul Cienniwa

2003

      • Je Ne Regrette Rien Choreography: Eva Marie Pacheco; Music: Edith Piaf
      • Patio Andaluz Choreography: Alejandro Gomez; Music: Gypsy Kings
      • Remembering the Air Along the Forgotten Path Choreography: Scott Puman; Music: Rachels
      • Surrender Choreography: Miki Ohlsen; Music: Sarah MacLachlan, Gustav Mahler

2002

        • From Here to There Choreography: Carol Somers; Music: Franz Schubert
        • Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff Choreography: Miki Ohlsen, Eva Marie Pacheco, Michael Bolger; Music: Tchaikovsky
        • Recent Arrivals Choreography: Colin Connor; Music: Franz Schubert; commissioned by Teresa Ritter and Robert Alfandre
        • With Shades of Elegant Decorum Choreography: Rick McCullough; Music: Michael Nyman; commissioned by Jay and Suzie Schochet
        • Open for Dancing 2002
          Caught Between Two Worlds Choreography: Amy Ragsdale; Music: Various; Sculpture: Olivia McCullough
          Vignettes au Port Nouveau Choreography: Art Bridgman, Myrna Packer
          Field Work Choreography: Daniel McCusker; Music: Chris Eastburn

2001

      • Date to be Determined (Revival) Choreography: Miki Ohlsen; Music: David Diamond
      • Deconstructing Cole Porter Choreography: Miki Ohlsen; Music: Cole Porter; commissioned by the Preservation Society of Newport County for the Rosecliff Centennial

2000

      • Apples to Oranges Choreography: Carol Somers; Music: Leo Kottke
      • Ruth…less Choreography: Miki Ohlsen; Music: String Quartet #5 by Philip Glass

1998

    • Hora Cero: Don’t Look Back Choreography: Miki Ohlsen; Music: Astor Piazzolla