Sound: Arranged by Toby MacNutt sourcing sounds from freesound.org
What: A solo co-choreographed by Nicole and Toby for another project. Toby and Nicole have many inspirational overlaps, and this one was connected through a poem of Toby’s, Burials at Sea, another imagination of a body foregone to the sea and to the sky.
Section 4: She Tangled
Who: Laila and Jen
Why: What moves us, what ensnares us?
Section 5: Stirred to a thrashing froth
Who: Nicole, Jessie, Jen, Mireya
What: Tugged by the bones of her own ribs, she was dragged up from the sea.
Section 6: Searching
When: In a dream
Why: It is our favorite
Section 7: Bubbling up
How: Climbing and Descending
Section 8: Laying out the bones
Who: All, including you
Why: Unexpected tenderness, the recognition of body, untangling the toes,
Section 9: Flesh, Flesh, Flesh
Who: Nicole and Jessie
What: The love story. Singing back the flesh. Beating back the heart.