"BeginAgain is pure magic! Exquisite. Every choice, from the dance, to light, to film, to costume, to sound...and then!
The two of you are a powerful match!"
-Alexandra Wells, Juilliard
Available for touring through 2018.
BeginAgain questions multiplicity of self, memory and perspective through two parallel solos performed by choreographer Zoe Scofield and Ariel Freedman set amidst Juniper Shuey's futuristic design exploring new technology through projection.
CONCEPT, DESIGN, AND DIRECTION
Zoe Scofield and Juniper Shuey
Zoe Scofield with Ariel Freedman
SPATIAL DESIGN AND VIDEO
Morgan Henderson, Erin Jorgensen, Julian Martlew
Amiya Brown (Stage Performance)
Thomas Dunn (3LD Installation)
Ariel Freedman and Zoe Scofield with Kim Lusk and John Pyburn
BeginAgain was co-commissioned by On the Boards through the support of their Dance Production Program and The Joyce Theater in partnership with 3-Legged Dog.
BeginAgain received support from The Princess Grace Foundation Special Projects Award, NEFA's National Dance Project Tour Support, Foundation for Contemporary Art Emergency Grant, and MidAtlantic Arts Foundation through USArtists International in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Portions of BeginAgain were developed and performed in-process with support at Velocity Dance Center (Seattle), gloATL (Atlanta), Frye Art Museum (Seattle), City Arts Festival (Seattle), Springboard Dance (Montreal) and BodyTraffic (Los Angeles). Additional support was provided through the Glenn H. Kawasaki Foundation and the support of individual donors.
THE BODY FESTIVAL
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND
OCTOBER 9 - 10, 2015
April 9 - 11, 2015
Los angeles, Ca
March 26 - 29, 2015
March 21 - 22, 2015
PS 122's COIL Festival
Baryshnikov Arts Center
New York, NY
January 14 - 16, 2015
The Joyce Unleashed & 3-Legged Dog
New York, NY
May 8 - 10, 2014
On the BOards
March 27 - 30, 2014
"A Swirl of Duality and Dueling Identities"
Siobhan Burke, The New York Times
"Impressions of zoe | juniper's BeginAgain Installed"
Erin Bomboy, The Dance Enthusiast
"zoe | juniper's BeginAgain as part of Joyce Unleashed"
Ivan Talijancic, bachtrack
"zoe | juniper's BeginAgain mixes movement, stage magic"
Michael Upchurch, The Seattle Times
"zoe | juniper's BeginAgain"
Marcie Sillman, And Another Thing
"A Spell-binding Reminder of an Internal Struggle"
Anthony Sonnenberg, On the Boards Blog
"Black on Black"
Brendan Kiley, The Stranger
"zoe | juniper duo promises more wizardry at On the Boards show"
Micheal Upchurch, Seattle Times
"Expect the Unexpected at BeginAgain"
Charlotte Hart, Seattle Dances
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