Past Events

  • Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance seeks female dancer for new work with rehearsals to begin immediately. One week creative residency for the project (July 29-Aug 4) with rehearsals leading up to the residency (July 11-25) and resuming again in the fall (Oct 17-Nov 17) with performance/shoot (Nov 20 & 21).

    Auditions

    Wednesday, July 10, from 2-5pm
    New York Live Arts
    219 West 19th Street, 2nd Floor (Robbins Studio)
    Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance seeks female dancer for new work with rehearsals to begin immediately. One week creative residency for the project (July 29-Aug 4) with rehearsals leading up to the residency (July 11-25) and resuming again in the fall (Oct 17-Nov 17) with performance/shoot (Nov 20 & 21).

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  • A spectacular procession with performances of dance, music, theater and poetry exploring climate resiliency and ecological sustainability solutions at more than a dozen sites through the gardens, neighborhood and waterfront on the Lower East Side of New York City. Jody Sperling and Time Lapse Dance offer an iteration of Wind Rose for the closing performance at the waterfront near the amphitheater at Cherry Street at approximately 4:30pm.

    Ecological City Pageant

    Saturday, May 11, 11am-5pm (Raindate May 12)
    East River Park
    Waterfront near amphitheater at Cherry Street
    A spectacular procession with performances of dance, music, theater and poetry exploring climate resiliency and ecological sustainability solutions at more than a dozen sites through the gardens, neighborhood and waterfront on the Lower East Side of New York City. Jody Sperling and Time Lapse Dance offer an iteration of Wind Rose for the closing performance at the waterfront near the amphitheater at Cherry Street at approximately 4:30pm.

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  • Time Lapse Dance presents three performances of Melting Ice/Changing Winds: Dance and Music of Climate Change at The Center at West Park’s Sanctuary Theater. The program continues the collaboration between choreographer Jody Sperling and composer Matthew Burtner, both acclaimed for their creative engagement with climate.

    Melting Ice/Changing Winds: Dance & Music of Climate Change

    Monday-Wednesday, April 8-10
    The Center at West Park, Sanctuary Theater
    165 West 86th Street (entrance on Amsterdam Avenue)
    Time Lapse Dance presents three performances of Melting Ice/Changing Winds: Dance and Music of Climate Change at The Center at West Park’s Sanctuary Theater. The program continues the collaboration between choreographer Jody Sperling and composer Matthew Burtner, both acclaimed for their creative engagement with climate.

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  • The company will give a midday concert sponsored by WP Presents! The featured work is Ice Cycle, a dance expressing the fragility and dynamism of the Arctic icescape.

    WP Science of Art Series presents Time Lapse Dance

    Thursday, April 4 at 12:30pm
    Shea Center for Performing Arts
    William Patterson University
    The company will give a midday concert sponsored by WP Presents! The featured work is Ice Cycle, a dance expressing the fragility and dynamism of the Arctic icescape.

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  • With this collaboration, Jody Sperling migrates her solo Arctic Memory from polar sea ice to the ice skating rink. The piece is performed by ice-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

    Wednesdays at 1pm: February 27, March 20, April 3
    The Rink at Rockefeller Center
    (between 49th & 50th Streets / 5th & 6th Avenues)
    With this collaboration, Jody Sperling migrates her solo Arctic Memory from polar sea ice to the ice skating rink. The piece is performed by ice-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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  • Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance presents excerpts from "Wind Rose."

    2019 APAP Showcase

    Sunday, January 6, from 4:15-4:29pm & 5:57-6:11pm
    Alvin Ailey American Dance Center, Studio Theatre
    405 West 55th Street @ 9th Ave
    Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance presents excerpts from "Wind Rose."

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  • For PARK(ing) Day, Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance in conjunction with Community Board 7 takes over four curbside parking spaces to program a micro festival and a community zone. This event takes advantage of an under-resourced public space, curbside parking, by transforming empty parking spaces into a stage for free public programming.

    PARK(ing) Day: Spot for Dance

    Friday, September 21, 2018
    West Side of Broadway between 100th/101st Streets
    For PARK(ing) Day, Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance in conjunction with Community Board 7 takes over four curbside parking spaces to program a micro festival and a community zone. This event takes advantage of an under-resourced public space, curbside parking, by transforming empty parking spaces into a stage for free public programming.

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  • Jacob's Pillow 2018 Dance Festival Film Series presents "The Dancer" followed by a Q & A with choreographer Jody Sperling.

    Jacob’s Pillow – The Dancer screening

    Sunday, July 15 at 4:30pm
    Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival
    Becket, MA
    Jacob's Pillow 2018 Dance Festival Film Series presents "The Dancer" followed by a Q & A with choreographer Jody Sperling.

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  • 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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