Comments from the Vine, Comments from the Branches

Performance Ark presents Comments from the Vine, Comments from the Branches, an evening length performance involving dance, music, and video. The piece explores the phrase “living water” from the Bible as a way… Continue reading

40 Days of Teeth

Thank you all for supporting our production of 40 Days of Teeth. There was so much love and curiosity spiraling through the room last Friday night. All photographs in the gallery were taken by Allison Kruske… Continue reading

Coffee With Performance Ark

Cory Hears directed a short documentary about our feelings on making dance.

The full-length video is here to heat up your heart

A huge thanks to Cory Hearns and all other beauts involved. Note: The conversation that takes place in Part Two is a conservation between Wes Anderson and Hampton Fancher quoted from NOWNESS, Gazette 1:… Continue reading

Fthrsn Mp3 download for you

Download the track here!  ^ Don’t be afraid of the video game ads, it’s safe y’all. 

On Our Way; Live Dance & Music

Here is a rough cut for the filming of one section of the evening-length production Things Both Hushed & Grand. The video below is the live recording of music and dance from original… Continue reading

Maize Day Performance

Performance Ark was afforded the awesome opportunity to be a performing act at the inaugural Maize Day, an event dedicated to celebrating the accomplishments of Wolverines across our entire campus–athletes, philanthropists, scholars, activists,… Continue reading

Tease: Things Both Hushed & Grand

Full video COMING SOON of evening-length production, which was performed March 23 & 24, 2012 at Walgreen Drama Center, Ann Arbor Art Gallery and Campus Chapel. Adopting J.D. Salinger’s Franny and Zooey as… Continue reading

Improvisation at Canterbury House

Performance Ark participated in a dance improvisation at jazz saxophonist Gabe Saltman’s Senior Thesis Concert, Homunculus Rundfunk. We like gigs! He read a self-written poem before the improvisation piece that referred to dance… Continue reading

Kickstarter Campaign Video

Filmed and performed by: Tehillah Frederick, Julia Smith-Eppsteiner and Katy Telfer Edited by: Edith Freyer and Julia Smith-Eppsteiner Here is the link to our successfully funded Kickstarter. Thank you all for your generous contributions!… Continue reading