Portfolio

Skin Leaves Honey Falls


Premier: April 19-21, 2018

at ODC Theater, San francisco

Performers: 

Raphael Boumaila, Heather Cooper, Elizabeth Chitty,Kathrine Hawthorne, Holly Johnston

 

WANT


PREMIERED: FEBRUARY 2O12

PERFORMERS:

Sari Sanchez, Rogelio Lopez, Andrew Merrill, Kathrine Hawthorne, Holly Johnston, Jessie Chine

Photography& Videography:

Taso Papadakis

Lighting Design:

Beyond the Void Lighting Concepts

 

 
Johnston is a fearless and fluid dancer…
— Dance Magazine

Three Veils

PREMIERED: APRIL 2010

PERFORMERS: 

Alex Crow, Stephanie Jamieson, Jessica Stephenson

Lighting Design:

John Garofalo

 

 

Sand and Water

PREMIERED: JULY 2008

PERFORMERS:

Tesla Kostek, Sarandon Cassidy, Sarri Sanchez, Kindra Windish, Arletta Anderson

 

LIGHTING DESIGN:

John Garofalo

 
she seems to transform floor space into the surface of water…
— Dance Magazine

EXPIRiMENT ONE

Premiered: May 2007

Performer:

Holly Johnston

Awards:

Horton Award for Outstanding Performance

 

Evidence Embedded

PREMIERED:Novemebr 2007

PERFORMERS:

Kindra Windish, Arletta Anderson, Wendy Samuels, Nguyen Nguyen, Erik Speth, Jeremy Hale

 

Mortar Between Bricks

PREMIERED: OCTOBER 2005

PERFORMERS:

Sydney Charnaw, Arletta Anderson,Sarri Sanchez,Wendy Samuels,Nguyen Nguyen, Erik Speth, Jeremy Hale

 
An aura of dangerous beauty prevails…
— Dance Magazine

 
 
...Holly Johnston, artistic director of the locally based Ledges and Bones Dance Project,
proved a fearless investigator of the human condition.
— Dance Magazine

Rapid Spins Swallows I Might


Premier: Septemeber 24, 2016

Performers:

Raphael Boumaila, Heather Cooper, Kathrine Hawthorne, Holly Johnston

Dramaturgy & Rehearsal Direction:

Elizabeth Chitty

Lighting Design: 

Heather Cooper

Sound Design:

Kathrine Hawthorne

 

 

Unbecoming Woman


PREMIERED: MARCH 27, 2015

PERFORMERS:

Sarri Sanchez, Holly Johnston

Technical Direction & Lighting Design:

John Garofalo

 

Politics of Intimacy

PREMIERED: FEBRUARY 2O10

PERFORMERS:

Nick Heiztberg, Alex Crow, Stephanie Jamieson, Brian Fidalgo, Ngyuen Ngyuen, Jessica Stephenson

 

LIGHTING DESIGN:

John Garofalo

AWARDS:

Nominee for Horton Award for Outstanding Ensemble Performance

 
awe inspiring dance of great complexity,
you have to see it more than once.
— Create Magazine

Unrest

PREMIERED: JULY 2007

PERFORMERS:

Holly Johnston, Sarri Sanchez, Rachel Butler Green, Arletta Anderson, Kindra Windish,Erik Speth, Nyguen Ngyuen, Chris Cano, Nick Heitzberg

 

 

Departures from Common

PREMIERED: JUne 2007

PERFORMERS:

Kindra Windish, Sarri Sanchez, Arletta Anderson,Rachel Butler Green, Nguyen Nguyen, Erik Speth, Nick Heitzberg, Chris Cano

Awards:

Lester Horton Award Nominee for Outstanding Achievement in Choreography