Post Tagged with: "Brian Sanders"

Brian Sanders’ JUNK Presents Snowball:  A Winter Wonderland Furrytail

Brian Sanders’ JUNK Presents Snowball: A Winter Wonderland Furrytail

by Kathleen Glynn for The Dance Journal This holiday season Brian Sanders and his company, JUNK, present a fun, family friendly, sing-a-long dance performance on the Harold Prince Theatre’s stage within the Annenberg Center for Performing Arts. Snowball is a […]

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FringeArts Review – Sanders’ lyrical daring in Hush

FringeArts Review – Sanders’ lyrical daring in Hush

by Lewis Whittington for The Dance Journal Hanging off aluminum rails at the cavernous 23th St. Armory are billowy curtains and suspended lamps hanging low over mattresses on a huge sheet over the floor with a bed of sand underneath. […]

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FringeArts Profile – Sanders’ dance rhymes & Gunnar’s dance therapy

FringeArts Profile – Sanders’ dance rhymes & Gunnar’s dance therapy

by Lewis Whitington for The Dance Journal Sanders’ dance rhymes Choreographer Brian Sanders makes more than one visual statement with his company JUNK using unique props and costumes crafted from discarded materials.  They can be as whimsical as the kiddie […]

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Brian Sanders Snowball

Brian Sanders Snowball

by Kat Richter for The Dance Journal Photos by Leah Weber Local choreographer Brian Sanders doesn’t do subtle.  In fact, had post-modern pioneer Yvonne Rainer attended JUNK’s Snowball at Hamilton Hall on Saturday night, she might have reissued her “No […]

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Live Arts Review – Brian Sanders’ JUNK

Live Arts Review – Brian Sanders’ JUNK

by Kat Richter for The Dance Journal Photo credit: JJ Tiziou September 15, 2012 Staring up at the huge metal structure that comprises the stage, set and focal point of Brian Sanders’ newest creation, The Gate Reopened, there was a […]

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“Dancing Dead” Previews and Pictures

“Dancing Dead” Previews and Pictures

Opening weekend is always a busy time ’round these parts, but I’m pleased I was able to catch the 2011 Philly Fringe production Dancing Dead from Brian Sanders/JUNK, which has gotten some pretty stellar early notices. The show relies less on aerial work than, say, Urban Scuba, although they still take to the rigging, no [...]

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Hanging around, dancing

Hanging around, dancing

APRIL SAUL / Inquirer Staff Photographer Brian Sanders (upright) with dancer and partner John Luna at a rehearsal for the retrospective shows. Luna will perform Sanders’ “The Grid.” Local choreographer and spectacle-creator Brian Sanders will celebrate 18 3/4 years with […]

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Brian Sanders JUNK turns 18 and 3/4

Brian Sanders JUNK turns 18 and 3/4

The 18¾ Anniversary Celebration establishes JUNK’s first annual celebration since the company’s founding in 1992. The program highlights 18 works by Artistic Director Brian Sanders celebrating the company’s creativity and growth over the last 18 years.  The show includes excerpts […]

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Live Arts Spotlight: Brian Sanders’ JUNK

Live Arts Spotlight: Brian Sanders’ JUNK

This is where the lost take charge. Take a wall fourteen feet high and one hundred and twenty feet long and make it into a stage. This is the set for Sanctuary, a dance of intense movement, ritual, and mistaken […]

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2010 Philadelphia Live Arts Festival Dance Line-up Announced

2010 Philadelphia Live Arts Festival Dance Line-up Announced

The 2010 Live Arts Festival brings world-class contemporary dance to Philadelphia while continuing to cultivate the work of the region’s top choreographers.  Visiting artists include the celebrated New York-based choreographer Lucinda Childs, who will present the Philadelphia premiere of her […]

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