Helen Simoneau Danse's Virtual Module

Monday, March 1, 2021

The Department of Drama's Dance Program invites you to join us for Helen Simoneau Danse's Virtual Module! This program features Helen Simoneau's DARLING (2020), which explores vulnerability and intimacy through the presence and absence of touch. Join us to learn about the creation process of the movement and music, watch the full performance, take a virtual workshop with Helen, and meet collaborators, composer Mary Kouyoumdjian and dramaturge Meanie George, during a virtual Q&A.

  • Film screening available March 4-17 open to the UVA Community. Contact Kim Brooks Mata at kbm2n@virginia.edu to access link. Run time is 55 minutes and screening is for the UVA Community.

  • Virtual Master Class with Helen Simoneau - March 15 - 5:30-7pm (intermediate/advanced modern/contemporary). Limited to UVA students.

    Join Helen Simoneau as she leads a composition-focused workshop exploring the methodologies used to create her latest work, DARLING. The class will begin with movement explorations suitable for any size space and finish with an open conversation about composition and collaboration in dance making.  To register, click this registration link.

  • Virtual Q&A Panel - March 17 - 7-8pm for the UVA Community. Join us for a virtual Q&A panel discussion of DARLING with Helen Simoneau, Mary Kouyoumdjian, and Melanie George.

    To register, click this registration link.

Sponsored by the UVA Arts Council: Enriching the Arts on Grounds and the J. Sanford Miller Arts Scholars.