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University of Michigan
Eda U. Gerstacker Grove
north campus

premiere: september 8-11, 2021
12pm + 12:30pm, live performance


join the LIVE sound score

A 25-minute immersive performance with four dancers, an exterior site, and an original guided audio sound score.
Linking topography, human form in movement, and a soaring original sound score, TOGETHER IS CLOSE ENOUGH will lead each audience member into a cathartic experience of closeness within our pandemic-induced seclusion.

direction: shannon gillen
choreography: Shannon Gillen, Jason Cianciulli in collaboration with kiley dolaway,
Marija Obradovic, and jovick pavajeau

dancers: Jason Cianciulli, kiley dolaway, Marija Obradovic, jovick pavajeau
sound score: scott li
libretto: shannon gillen IN COLLABORATION with VIM VIGOR COMPANY MEMBERS
voice: shannon gillen, tom lipinski, marija obradovic
This creation was made possible by the generous contribution of the University of Michigan's umor grant, and in partnership with the community school of ballet.