ShowDown: BOM DIGGS and Sophia Zukoski - Gibney
Week of November 11, 2019
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ShowDown: BOM DIGGS and Sophia Zukoski

Close up shot of a dancer mid-motion being held by another.

Join us for showings by Bonnie O’Rourke and Sophia Zukoski.
Moderated by
Laurie Berg.

FREE. No RSVP required.

ShowDown is a performance and feedback series for works-in-progress. The program provides emerging and mid-career dance artists an opportunity to show unfinished work in an informal, welcoming setting, with a feedback session following the performances facilitated by a noted guest choreographer.


ABOUT THE ARTISTS

Bonnie O’Rourke is the founder and Artist Director of BOM DIGGS. After graduating from Grand Valley State University in 2013, she moved to NYC as a Marketing and Communications intern at Paul Taylor American Modern Dance. Since then, she’s performed with companies and choreographers such as Shawnbibledanceco, Smashworks, Judi Jaekel & Artists, Rae-Ann Thomas, and CeDan. BOM DIGGS, in addition to self-produced shows, has been seen preforming at Shifting Movement Series, Pushing Progress, Fertile Ground, Sans Limites Movement Fest, Create: ART, 10 Minute Set and Performance Studio Open House.

Sophia Zukoski, born in California and raised everywhere, received her BFA in Acting from SUNY Purchase. She is an actor, dancer, and choreographer, performing in and collaborating on works that have premiered at 59E59, Guild Hall, and New World Stages. Her choreographic work has been presented at H.T Chen Dance Center, Hudson Guild Theater, and Loew’s Theater. She is the Co-Artistic Director of Power of People Combined.

Photo of Sophia Zukoski courtesy of Christopher Plunkett.


ACCESSIBILITY

Gibney 280 Broadway is accessible via elevator from the main entrance at 53A Chambers Street.

We welcome the opportunity to make this event more accessible. Please refrain from wearing scented products, so that people with chemical sensitivities can join us. Please request ASL interpreting, audio description, or open captioning 30 days before the event or submit other requests by completing our Access Requests and Inquiries Form or calling 646.837.6809 (Voice only).

Gibney 280 Broadway
Gibney/Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center
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New York, NY 10007
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