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MISC

created by x senn-yuen rance for dance composition course; i do not own the music in this video; ft: emily babin, ezgi irmakkesen, steph seiden

Part One of "Wings of Spring", a performance by the spring 2018 dance composition class of dance minors of various majors. "Wings of Spring" takes place at the end of the spring semester, but the beginning of the spring season; this annual site specific performance tours the college campus and is followed by a reception.

RockHard Dance Co.

something else

rehearsal of "something else" for rockhard dance company, created by x senn-yuen rance. I do not own any of the music used in this video.
Video shot by Jackie Romeo Created by x rance for RockHard Dance Co. I do not own this music.

c/o

untitled rehearsal with class of 2018 dancers of RockHard Dance Co. Choreographed by x rance. i do not own this music.
the class of 2018 of Rock Hard Dance Co. the seniors say goodbye or...something Video shot by Jackie Romeo Created by x rance for RockHard Dance Co. I do not own this music.

[insert title here]

rehearsal of an untitled piece with RockHard Dance Co., choreographed by x rance (2018) i do not own the right to this song.
Video shot by Jackie Romeo Created by x rance for RockHard Dance Co. I do not own this music.
rehearsal of rockhard dance co. piece choreographed by x rance. the complete piece featured yarn string props for each dancer. i do not own this music.

QUEEN

rehearsal for "queen" for rockhard dance co. choreographed by x rance. i do not own this music
rehearsal of "queen" for rockhard dance co. choreographed by x rance. i do not own this music.
To supersede ontology. To defy stereotype. To revel in the glory and debauchery that is life itself. The title alludes to the drag and ball culture created by afro/latinx gay, queer, and trans folx of Harlem; the lost royalty of the afro people's stolen and enslaved.

softmasc: (a blonded installation) Part IV

rehearsal of "softmasc: (a blonded installation), part iv" for rockhard dance co. choreographed by x rance. i do not own this music.
Inspired by photographer John Edmonds' motif of "softmasc", capturing the vulnerability and humanity in gay/queer black and brown men, we explore the journey of falling in love, fighting over love, and redefining who we are after reeling from it all. The masculine person of color is often demonized, hypersexualized, and stereotyped as a violent, aggressive, criminal.

"midnight" series

"midnight" (2016) was reprised in 2017. the original "midnight" also included holi powder, however this rehearsal was sans powder. i do not own this music. song is Nearly Midnight, Honolulu by Neko Case. rockhard dance co. of ithaca college. choreographer: x rance
rehearsal of "after midnight" (2017) with holi powder (in color). this is a reprisal of "midnight" (2016). i do not own this music. song is Nearly Midnight, Honolulu by Neko Case. rockhard dance co. of ithaca college. choreographer: x rance
rehearsal of "after midnight" (2017) with holi powder (in color). this is a reprisal of "midnight" (2016). i do not own this music. song is Nearly Midnight, Honolulu by Neko Case. rockhard dance co. of ithaca college. choreographer: x rance
A reprise of 2017's "Midnight" follows the same young child, older now, trying to cope with the trauma of an abusive past. Our protagonist is joined by mirrors of people who share more in common than they might think. Live performance and cleanup. Created by x rance for RockHard Dance co.

K-I-S-S-I-N-G

Spring Awakening

rehearsal video of "mirror blue night" from cornell university's risley theatre production of "spring awakening". with 2/4 dancers. choreography by: x rance. i do not own this music.
rehearsal video of "bitch of living" from cornell university's risley theatre production of "spring awakening". choreography by: x rance. i do not own this music.
rehearsal video of "mama who bore me (reprise)" from cornell university's risley theatre production of "spring awakening". choreography by: x rance. i do not own this music.
rehearsal video of "all that's known" from cornell university's risley theatre production of "spring awakening". choreography by: x rance. i do not own this music.
rehearsal video of "totally fucked" from cornell university's risley theatre production of "spring awakening". choreography by: x rance. i do not own this music.
rehearsal video of "touch me" from cornell university's risley theatre production of "spring awakening". choreography by: x rance. i do not own this music.
rehearsal video of "i believe" from cornell university's risley theatre production of "spring awakening". choreography by: x rance. i do not own this music.
rehearsal video of "mirror blue night" from cornell university's risley theatre production of "spring awakening". with 2/4 dancers. choreography by: x rance. i do not own this music.
rehearsal video of "my junk" from cornell university's risley theatre production of "spring awakening". choreography by: x rance. i do not own this music.

PORN the Musical

Brought to you from Comedy Over Everything Films... A jaded porn director learns that his formulaic methods are missing one essential ingredient: heart Directed & Written By Erin Nydick & Meghan Malone Produced By Robert Adler Music & Lyrics By Jake Minter Cinematography By Skyler Bocciolatt Production Design By Katie McGeorge Edited By Eric Fakharzadeh & Erin Nydick Sound Design By Eric Bass

Choreography by x rance