CALI & CO dance & The WELCOME MATT present a LIVE dance/music EXTRAVAGANZA featuring San Francisco's freshest performers and musicians.
Christine Cali/CALI & CO dance company and Matt Langlois/The WELCOME MATT are collaborating on a LIVE dance/music extravaganza integrating Cali's unique dance-theater aesthetic with Langlois' provocative singer/song-writing style. Deeply investigative and wildly fun, MOVE THRU ME seeks to expose the realities of the road less traveled as artists and free thinkers in a conformist society. Part modern dance, theater production and rock concert, Cali and Langlois will pioneer new territory inside of the performance art genre.
We have been working diligently over the past year to create the work in collaboration with our amazing performers. MOVE THRU ME premieres at Dance Mission Theater in San Francisco Feb 18-20, 2011. We are also creating an original soundtrack available on iTunes and CD, music videos and T-shirts/paraphernalia.
We NEED your support to make this project a reality. Our dancers have been volunteering their creative time, energy and serious talents to make MOVE THRU ME a success and we want to give something back to them for all of their commitment. We are independent artists doing art to survive and just barely doing so. We hope that you will be interested in the sustainability of LIVE art and in the integrity of this project. Thank you!!!
Our Creative Team:
Directed by Christine Cali & Matthew Langlois Choreography/Text by Christine Cali/CALI & CO dance in collaboration with performers Meegan Hertensteiner, Angela Mazziotta, Rebecca Morris, Maggie Stack, Whitney Stevenson, Emmaly Wiederholt, Kim Dokes and performers: Sara Lyman and Emily Jones from the SF Conservatory of Dance Music created and performed by Matt Langlois/The WELCOME MATT, Tim Frick (Bass), Mike Stevens (Drums). Lyrics by Langlois & Cali Graphic Design by Skott Bennett T-Shirt Design by Danny Saucedo Photos by Weidong Yang CD Recording/mixing by Rick McKay
Dance Mission Theater Rental: $2,750 Dancer/Musician Fees: $2,000 Costumes: $400 Soundtrack/Recording: $1,500 Rehearsal Space: $1,000 Programs/Flyers/Design: $300 T-Shirts & CD's: $500
We are asking for $4,000 (although this doesn't equal the full budget necessary for this production) but we wanted to be realistic in our request for support. We hope you will consider us!!!
Best to you,
Christine & Matt
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