School-Time Performance: To Lie Tenderly

December 8, 2000

Alternate Title Generation BAM Performance: David Dorfman Dance: To Lie Tenderly
Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description 9th - 12th grade. BAM Dancing into the Future regular and award-winning choreogrpaher David Dorfman performs his Next Wave Festival program for Generation BAM. To Lie Tenderly explores the nature of truth and the ongoing challenge of asserting our individuality versus succumbing to the whims of the crowd. Mr. Dorfman creates an electric mix of bold, accessible movement, text spoken by dancers, and time-traveling music played by a live on-stage band. This is a program well-suited to students' explorations of personal versus group choice, presented in an imaginative form of dance/theater that they will never forget.
Identifier 2000f.00712
Season Fall 2000
VenueBAM Strong (Majestic, BAM Majestic, BAM Harvey Theater, The Rudin Family Gallery)
choreographerDavid Dorfman
costume designerNaoko Nagata
lighting designerJane Cox
musical directorAmy Denio, Hahn Rowe
set designer/decorPaul Clay
sound designerDavid Schnirman