Choreographer Pat Catterson Discusses Dancing while Skyping

Presented by NYU Tisch Dance and New Media Department, NOW. is a multimedia performance/installation event directed and choreographed by Pat Catterson in collaboration with dance media artist Paul Galando. This immersive performance explores the evolving intimacy of dance in a world of new media.

Dancers in New York will perform alongside real-time, life-size Skype projections of dancers from multiple cities around the world including Argentina, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Greece, Holland, Japan and Norway.

The duets, solos and group sections of this piece will unfold over three sites, with the audience free to move from one to the other, as well as to interact with the international cast of dancers.

Joshua Tuason & Mauro Cacciatore performing a Skype duet in NOW.

Joshua Tuason & Mauro Cacciatore performing a Skype duet in NOW.

Read my interview with Catterson on The Dance Enthusiast.

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