Valerie Green/Dance Entropy
Valerie Green/Dance Entropy, photo by Michael O’Kane
Valerie Green presents Womb, realistically channeling the fluid movements of a fetus in the amniotic sac, alongside previously recorded projections of the dancer on three planes of vision. With fascinating attention to detail this multi media work leaves audience members mesmerized.
Valerie Green has been an active dancer, choreographer and teacher in the New York City dance community for 19 years. She created her own company, Dance Entropy in 1998, adding a permanent company home in 2005 called Green Space. Green Space serves the dance community by providing an affordable and welcoming environment for rehearsals, classes, and performances. Green has created twenty eight dances and seven evening length works. Her choreography has been seen throughout New York City and has also toured to various venues throughout the US. Internationally she has taught and performed in Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia, Austria, France, Italy, Greece, Russia, India, Serbia, Bosnia, Croatia, Albania, and Canada. As a guest artist, Green has received commissions from Texas State University, BITEF Theater in Belgrade, Serbia, and Theater Alternativa in Tirana, Albania. She has also taught at the UNLV, Texas State, LaGuardia Community College, University of Nanterre, France, and at the Faculty of Drama & Art in Belgrade, Serbia and Sarajevo, Bosnia. Green’s choreographic work and teaching style is influenced by her formative years working with the Erick Hawkins Dance Company, her certification in Body/Mind Fitness and her undergraduate work at University of Wisconsin-Madison.
View video from Valerie Green
Back to 2015 Artist Roster | Back to 2015 Performance Mix Festival