Il Combattimiento di Tancredi e Clorinda

Choreographed by Dana Kotler
Directed by Eric Einhorn
Musical Direction by Jennifer Peterson
Performed by Dana Kotler and Peter Mantia
Tom Jocks, viola de gamba
Great Music for a Great City, The Graduate Center, City University of New York
March 2004

Acis and Galatea

An Opera by G.F. Handel
Directed by Sarah Meyers, Musical Direction by Edward Jones
Choreography by Dana Kotler
The Fiametta Ensemble
March 2003

Dido and Aeneas

An Opera by Henry Purcell
Directed by Lydia Steier
Musical Direction by Michael Sponseller
Choreography by Dana Kotler
Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH
May 2000

A collaboration with opera director Lydia Steier and musical director/harpsichordist Michael Sponseller, 20 young singers provide both the music and the visual backdrop in this stark, minimalist production of Purcell’s opera.