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2018

Echo & Narcissus

INTER-DISCIPLINE
MUSIC + LIGHT + STORY + DANCE + FILM + OPERA

Echo & Narcissus will engage original music, live chamber performance, visual art, ballet, digital multimedia, opera, and lighting design. The ambition of the project’s scope is matched by the deftness of its team.

Scheduled to debut at Brooklyn Academy of Music September, 2018.

Echo & Narcissus will be the 17th interdisciplinary performance work by Satellite Collective since its founding eight years ago.

Illuminate the unrest and discord of our contemporary political moment.

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2016

Dance + Music + Embedded Imagery

Dance + Music + Embedded Imagery

Interdisciplinary Dance
Dance + Music + Embedded Imagery
This collaboration will explore the entanglement of space, human relationship and image. A score by an accomplished New York City Ballet dancer interacts with intensely personal choreography by a young choreographer from Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in a set that unfolds in imagery as the work proceeds. Buried within is a silent libretto, a story of those who would trade their future for their impossible past.
Gran Jericho

"Gran Jericho"

Experimental Short Film
Short Film + Music + Silent Libretto + Animation
This collaboration will explore the connection between heroism that is real and heroism that is publicity in an environment where faith has grown weak and seen its structures dismantled.
Dance + Music + Loopvoice

Dance + Music + Loopvoice

Interdisciplinary Dance
Dance + Music + Loopvoice
This collaboration will explore the posthuman condition of individuality and a new musical process of tone overlays that makes the string instrument sound like a human voice.
Spoken Word Pairing + Embedded Industry

Spoken Word Pairing + Embedded Industry

Word
Spoken Word Pairing + Embedded Industry
This collaboration will explore the need for invocation as two men with two voices speak.
Architectural Intervention

Architectural Intervention

Intervention
Architectural Relic
This collaboration will explore the presence of the architectural relic.

2015

A Pair of Ideal Landscapes

A Pair of Ideal
Landscapes

Interdisciplinary Dance
Dance + Short Film + Original Score
This collaboration explores the entanglement of live and recorded timelines with dancers on both the stage and screen. the artists have taken the dream of simultaneity as their inspiration - the intimacy of human meaning within the land of complexity we all inhabit
Edie Leaves Twice

Edie Leaves Twice

Experimental Short Film
Short Film + Libretto + Original Score
Edie Leaves Twice is the second in the Satellite Collective series of short films - the story of a young woman leaving her home twice - once as she leaves her mother, and again when she must return to get her child.
WALLS

WALLS

Interdisciplinary Dance
Dance + Multimedia + Original Score
This collaboration explores human struggle and entanglement though use of athletic movement, and a full architectural grasp of the stage space.
Individuate

Individuate

Interdisciplinary Dance
Ballet + Strings and Electric Guitar
A new ballet that explores the edge of post human gender - and playfully engages a little marxism.
I Can Help You

I Can Help You

Spoken Word
Poetry + Soundscape
Water

Water

Music for Consideration
Solo Instrumental + Wit
A solo instrumental composed with expectations of bringing a self deprecating wit, historical reference and emotional coloration to the audience for just a brief time.

2014

Emergence

Emergence

Multidisciplinary Dance
Dance + Short Film + Original Score
The unsettling of Spring grounds inspires this piece. 4 dancers and mobile projection.
Twin Star Event

Twin Star Event

Experimental Short Film
Animated Film + Libretto + Original Score
A short film that tells the story of Apollo and the birth of his sister. Scored to an experimental quintet by Ellis Ludwig-Leone.
Rituals

Rituals

Multidisciplinary Dance
Dance + Multimedia + Original Score
A dance for six, with multimedia. "Ritual" dives into the volcanic beginnings of families.
Spoken Word

Spoken Word

Experimental Spoken World
Poetry + Soundscape + Multimedia

Satellite Ballet & Collective

Warehouse Under the Hudson

Warehouse Under the Hudson

Multidisciplinary Ballet
Ballet + Multimedia + Libretto + Original Score
Epistasis

Epistasis

Multidisciplinary Ballet
Ballet + Multimedia + Original Score + Silent Libretto
Progress

Progress

Multidisciplinary Ballet
Ballet + Multimedia + Original Score + Libretto
Cosmonaut

Cosmonaut

Song Cycle
Multimedia + Original Score and Lyrics
Thief

Thief

Song Cycle
Multimedia + Original Score and Lyrics
A thief of memories considers his love for a woman, how he might be helpful to her, and how he might convince her to trade her future for the wonderful past he has collected behind her.