Whoa! June kicked-off with a festive whirlwind weekend of shows! Arts Festival, Pride Party, Finals, Wellness Workshop… Continue reading June! Whoa! – Voguing with a legend, Performing with peacocks
May is for Labor Marches and hard work, for Mother’s Day and birthing movements, for May Baskets and the magic of giving and receiving anonymous beauty.
And, it’s the beginning of the summer festival season!
Continue reading In Honor of Mothers of Music and Movements — Commit Radical Acts of Beauty
Wow! What a rush these first couple months of 2017 have been! January On the eve of the Women’s March on Washington, Natalia Zukerman invited me to perform at the Sisterhood In Song concert. I danced to Anne Heaton’s poignant “Maybe It’s Peace” with Mona Tavakoli on cajon. (This song continues to be one I … Continue reading MARCH in celebration of women – Sisterhood in Song, at Sea, and in the Streets
I am fired up. I have been sad. I feel the remnant weights of loss. I have felt small and quiet. And, I am fired up. I am excited to create.
Maybe every time period feels like it’s the one most desperately in need of art, but it does seem urgent and important now. Continue reading The Year Ahead – Ready to Work
In a year of so much loss, there is still so much to be grateful for. The company had an incredible year and I had the opportunity for exciting artistic collaborations.
I’m grateful to be an artist surrounded by passionate community, to have the opportunity to explore subjects and emotions through creative process. Continue reading Resilience & Gratitude
Congratulations to Sarah and the This Land cast and collaborators for receiving a Dance Europe Critic’s Choice nomination for Best Premiere! Check out the October issue of Dance Europe magazine! Continue reading Critic’s Choice – Dance Europe Magazine
Thank you Marissa Katarina Bergmann for these beautiful shots of “Reach”, performed July 2016 in the Summer Performance Festival (SPF9) at ODC Theater. SBDP is grateful for our Artist Residency at SAFEhouse for the Performing Arts. Pictured: Nina Wu, Chelseamarie Hill, and Nicole Casado Photographs by Marissa Katarina Bergmann – Return to Photos Watch This … Continue reading Photos: “Reach” at SPF9 – ODC Theater
Sarah was interviewed on KALW’s Open Air show this week. Hear about SBDP’s upcoming performance this weekend in the Summer Performance Festival (SPF) at ODC Theater in San Francisco. Listen to the interview here. Then come see the performance this weekend: July 9-10, Saturday 7pm & Sunday 2pm. SBDP’s “Reach” in the Summer Performance Festival, … Continue reading Open Air Radio interview – “Reach” and SPF 9
Photos from THIS LAND OAKLAND – “Bringing the Outside In” A collection of five multi-media dance pieces inspired by Oakland landscapes. May 22, 2016 at Laney Theater Pictured: Audrey Borst, Nicole Casado, Chelsea Hill, Rose Huey, Esther Steele, Nina Wu, and Sarah Bush. Photographs by Lisa Harding – Return to Photos “exuberant and visceral choreography” … Continue reading Photos from This Land show at Laney Theater
Dance production to take a journey through Oakland By Mary Ellen Hunt Published 4:48 pm, Tuesday, May 17, 2016 Photo: Lisa Harding Sarah Bush Dance Project presents This Land: Oakland. A paean to the beauty landscapes of Oakland is at the heart of “This Land: Oakland,” a new dance theater work that the Sarah Bush … Continue reading SF Chronicle – Dance production to take a journey through Oakland