Jane Franklin Dance Presents Composition
3700 S Four Mile Run Drive
Realize your creative vision
Fridays, March 27 – May 1, 2020 – 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Composition is a movement lab. Participants experiment with non-narrative elements, expressive movement and gesture to develop choreography. Short studies are developed by incorporating challenging tasks, personal experience and inventiveness. The work is shown and critiqued by the participants and Coordinator Jane Franklin. Finalized compositions are presented at a performance at Theatre on the Run.
About Jane Franklin Dance
Jane Franklin Dance partners with music, media, visual artists and community participants. Jane Franklin Dance has been presented at multiple venues and festivals and internationally in Mexico. A recipient of the Community Foundation for the National Capital Region Creative Communities Award, Jane has developed innovative and collaborative projects combining dancers with the round wall skateboarding community, with a life size kinetic sculpture, with the architecture of a specific site, with dogs & owners, and with interactive live video and sound for numerous public art projects. Jane Franklin is a recipient of the American Association of University Women Elizabeth Campbell Award for the Advancement of the Arts in Arlington, and her video work Four Mile Run Footbridge was selected for PHOTO/VIDEO 13: Juried Mid-Atlantic Exhibition. Jane Franklin Dance has been recognized by Virginia’s Governor’s Award for Excellence in the Arts. The company tours for the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Paul Mellon Arts in Education Program and the Virginia Commission’s Tour Directory.