Past Events

  • Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance presents four FREE performances this May 16-19 featuring two new works and a revival of Ice Cycle. The program highlights Sperling’s ongoing collaborations with composer Matthew Burtner and cellist Scott Johnson.

    Time Lapse Dance Soundings

    May 16-19, 2018
    Barnard College & Williamsburgh Library/Spaceworks
    Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance presents four FREE performances this May 16-19 featuring two new works and a revival of Ice Cycle. The program highlights Sperling’s ongoing collaborations with composer Matthew Burtner and cellist Scott Johnson.

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  • A spectacular procession with performances of dance, music, theater and poetry exploring climate resiliency and ecological sustainability solutions at 15 sites through the gardens, neighborhood and waterfront on the Lower East Side of New York City. Jody Sperling provides the capstone performance to a pageant with hundreds of participants at the waterfront near the Lower East Side Ecology Center at approximately 5pm.

    Ecological City Pageant

    Saturday, May 12 from 12-6pm (Raindate: May 13)
    Lower East Side Ecology Center Waterfront
    A spectacular procession with performances of dance, music, theater and poetry exploring climate resiliency and ecological sustainability solutions at 15 sites through the gardens, neighborhood and waterfront on the Lower East Side of New York City. Jody Sperling provides the capstone performance to a pageant with hundreds of participants at the waterfront near the Lower East Side Ecology Center at approximately 5pm.

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  • Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance seeks 2 female dancers for paid performances May 16-19 (NYC) and June 14 (Virginia). Dancers will learn repertory and participate in creating new work. Seeking dancers interested in developing long-term collaborative relationship. RSVP Required.

    Auditions

    Thursday, March 22, from 11am-2pm
    Ballet Hispanico (167 West 89th Street, Studio 8)
    Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance seeks 2 female dancers for paid performances May 16-19 (NYC) and June 14 (Virginia). Dancers will learn repertory and participate in creating new work. Seeking dancers interested in developing long-term collaborative relationship. RSVP Required.

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  • Jody Sperling embarks on a new collaboration with Ice Theatre of New York (ITNY). Migrating her solo Arctic Memory from polar sea ice to the ice skating rink, she has perfect form to convey the kinetics of ice itself. The piece is performed by skater/dancer Valerie Levine who brings the ice to life in the iconic Rink at Rockefeller Center at the heart of NYC.

    Ice Theatre of NY City Skate Concert Series

    March 7 & 28 at 1pm (Rain date is the following day at 1:00 PM)
    The Rink at Rockefeller Center
    Jody Sperling embarks on a new collaboration with Ice Theatre of New York (ITNY). Migrating her solo Arctic Memory from polar sea ice to the ice skating rink, she has perfect form to convey the kinetics of ice itself. The piece is performed by skater/dancer Valerie Levine who brings the ice to life in the iconic Rink at Rockefeller Center at the heart of NYC.

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  • Time Lapse Dance Artistic Director, Jody Sperling contributed choreography to the music, spoken word and dance-theater production of "Salome: Woman of Valor," a production of Grammy Award-winning composer/trumpeter Frank London and acclaimed poet Adeena Karasick.

    Salome: Woman of Valor

    Friday, February 23, 2018 at 6:30pm
    Memorial Hall, Pratt Institute
    200 Willoughby Avenue, Brooklyn
    Time Lapse Dance Artistic Director, Jody Sperling contributed choreography to the music, spoken word and dance-theater production of "Salome: Woman of Valor," a production of Grammy Award-winning composer/trumpeter Frank London and acclaimed poet Adeena Karasick.

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  • A shared program presenting works by four choreographers: Angharad Davies, Victor Lozano, David Parker and Jody Sperling.

    Soaking WET

    February 1-4, 2018
    West End Theater
    263 West 86th Street (bet Broadway & West End Avenue)
    A shared program presenting works by four choreographers: Angharad Davies, Victor Lozano, David Parker and Jody Sperling.

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  • Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance presents a free showcase performance as part of the Association of Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) conference with Construction Company. RSVP: info@timelapsedance.com | Visit our booth at Rhinelander 122

    2018 APAP Showcase

    Sunday, January 14 from 4:13-4:41pm
    Alvin Ailey American Dance Center, Studio Theatre (LLC)
    405 West 55th Street @ 9th Ave
    Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance presents a free showcase performance as part of the Association of Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) conference with Construction Company. RSVP: info@timelapsedance.com | Visit our booth at Rhinelander 122

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  • French feature film “The Dancer” (La Danseuse, Dir. Stephanie Di Giusto 2016) is a visually sumptuous drama set amidst the opulence of Belle Époque Paris that charts the saga of modern dance icon and dance technologist Loïe Fuller. Time Lapse Dance Artistic Director Jody Sperling, who is the world’s leading expert on Fuller’s dance style, was choreographer, creative consultant, and coach for the film.

    “The Dancer” in Theaters on December 1

    In NYC: opening at The Landmark at 57 West and Village East Cinema (Dec 1)
    In LA: Laemmle's Ahrya Fine Arts Theatre (Dec 8)
    French feature film “The Dancer” (La Danseuse, Dir. Stephanie Di Giusto 2016) is a visually sumptuous drama set amidst the opulence of Belle Époque Paris that charts the saga of modern dance icon and dance technologist Loïe Fuller. Time Lapse Dance Artistic Director Jody Sperling, who is the world’s leading expert on Fuller’s dance style, was choreographer, creative consultant, and coach for the film.

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  • Human Impacts Institute launched the Impact Artist Residency in 2017 to bring together creative minds who are using their tools as artists, designers, musicians, writers, and performers to connect more people to environmental solutions. As one of the inaugural artist-residents, Jody Sperling is involved with three events at bringing artists from many disciplines together in conversation around climate change. All events are at the Taiwan Economic and Cultural Office (TECO: 1 East 42nd Street).

    Impact Artist Residency

    Human Impacts Institute launched the Impact Artist Residency in 2017 to bring together creative minds who are using their tools as artists, designers, musicians, writers, and performers to connect more people to environmental solutions. As one of the inaugural artist-residents, Jody Sperling is involved with three events at bringing artists from many disciplines together in conversation around climate change. All events are at the Taiwan Economic and Cultural Office (TECO: 1 East 42nd Street).

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  • Join friends and family at the Clark for a day of free admission to the galleries, activities, and a special first look at the fall exhibition The Impressionist Line: From Degas to Toulouse-Lautrec. At 1 pm in the auditorium, don’t miss a special performance and lecture with Time Lapse Dance Artistic Director, Jody Sperling, based on the unique style of modern dance pioneer Loïe Fuller (1862-1928).

    Clark Institute Lecture-Perfomance

    November 5 at 1pm, 2017
    THE CLARK
    225 South Street, Williamstown, MA
    Join friends and family at the Clark for a day of free admission to the galleries, activities, and a special first look at the fall exhibition The Impressionist Line: From Degas to Toulouse-Lautrec. At 1 pm in the auditorium, don’t miss a special performance and lecture with Time Lapse Dance Artistic Director, Jody Sperling, based on the unique style of modern dance pioneer Loïe Fuller (1862-1928).

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