Based on Hay’s acclaimed solo No Time to Fly (2010), As Holy Sites Go/duet originally began as a trio and has been adapted as a duet for world-renowned choreographers Jeanine Durning and Ros Warby....
Electric Midwife is viewed by an intentionally small audience of 14 people each night who sit directly center, opposite the dance, in order to best experience the symmetry. With each touring opportunity that the piece receives I try to reimagine the seating in a way, which can suite the new theater yet, honors the original concept of the dance. -Beth Gill
Visual Concept and Choreography by Beth Gill
Original sound score performed live by Jon Moniaci Lighting Design by Madeline Best Performed by: Anna Carapetyan, Danielle Goldman, Jennifer Lafferty, Nicole Mannarino, Marilyn Maywald & Rebecca Warner
Acknowledgements: Thank you to Brian Rogers, Sheila Lewandowski and The Chocolate Factory for supporting this project at every stage. Lastly, thank you Jon, Madeline, Anna, Danielle, Jennifer, Nicole, Marilyn & Rebecca for continuing to breath life into this work.
Electric Midwife has been supported by The Chocolate Factory Theater, the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council and the Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation 2012 USArtists International grant.