Dual Rivet Dance Company – bear (v) – Trailer
Jessica Smith and Chelsea Ainsworth present “bear (v.)”, a dance film that explores experiences or memories that we’ve buried. The piece follows an individual and their ability to accept and confront these challenges.
The world premiere of “bear (v.) is on July 24, 202 at 7 PM eastern. Buy your tickets here: https://www.dualrivetdance.com/upcoming.
More about Jessica Smith and Chelsea Ainsworth…
Jessica and Chelsea have been making and presenting work since 2017. They come from an international background of creating and performing work in places such as England, Germany, Japan, Philippines, West Africa, and the United States.
Jessica and Chelsea have performed at venues such as West End Theatre, Kittery Maine, Musikfest Pennsylvania, Peridance Capezio Center, CreateArt, and Arts On Site. They have set work on companies such as the Peridance Youth Ensemble and Mixt Company Connecticut.
The duo’s work focuses on highly athletic movement as well as physical partnering, which they have been sharing and teaching around the country.
They are currently on faculty at Peridance and Steps. Chelsea and Jess are also directors of a multi-disciplinary arts organization, Arts On Site, in New York City.