Nuts & Bolts

Sylvana Christopher  Choreographer, Performer & Teaching Artist Sylvidancemaker@gmail.com, (202) 487-0097 CAREER OBJECTIVE Educate youth artists in study of performance and choreography. Employ dynamic range of styles and theatrical ability training at local studios and theaters. Engage with professionals across disciplines to produce accessible dance in the DC metropolitan area. EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS Bachelors in Performance &Continue reading “Nuts & Bolts”

The Ballad of Winnie the Pooh & Friends

I am choreographing a piece inspired by Winnie the Pooh and friends and their undiagnosed disabilities. This idea has been tossing around in my head the for last couple years. Grateful to my funders for this year of study which include my cousin Christopher Mitchell. I am glad to be a member of the ICONSContinue reading “The Ballad of Winnie the Pooh & Friends”

Titles & Phrases

I am midway through the 9 month Icons Choreography Program with Vlad Angelov. This fall we have studied the history of choreography up to Contemporary Dance-Theater. Vlad has challenged our cohort to be provocateurs, problem solvers and authors of our own stories. We whipped up phrases weekly to explore construction and deconstruction tasks. Through theContinue reading “Titles & Phrases”