CHOREOGRAPHIC COMMISSIONS + COLLABORATIONS (SELECTED)


VANISHING POINT (2014)

 

Choreographed as a commission by the UC Berkeley, Berkeley Dance Project

Choreography by Katie Faulkner

Performed by Casey Flores, Vanessa Lara, Rosalia Lerner, Sara Linck-Frenz, Emily Murdock, Erin Price, Alaina Schofield, Hannah Westbrook

Sound Sourced from Jacques Poulin-Denis, Friedrich von Flotow, Max Richter, Wolff + Tuba, Richard Feynmann

Scenic Design by Brian Fugelsang

Lighting Design by Jack Carpenter

Costume Design by Rivkah Schefres

Premiered at Zellerbach Playhouse, UC Berkeley, CA

Photos by Yvonne M. Portra


A NEW LIFE - MUSIC VIDEO FOR JIM JAMES (2013)

 

Director: Mimi Cave

Director of Photography: Devin Whetstone

Producers: Jen Szeto, Michael MacDonald

Production Co: Partizan (Jeff Pantaleo & Nicole O'Connell)

Assistant Director: Michael MacDonald

Choreographer: Katie Faulkner

Complete list of Credits available here.

Video Stills by Devin Whetstone

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SHOULD WE MAKE IT THROUGH THE WINTER (2013)

 

Choreographed as a commission by the UC Berkeley, Berkeley Dance Project

Choreography by Katie Faulkner

Performed by Leslie Elwell, Rosalia Lerner, Sara Linck-Fenz, Robert Lowman, Brianna Mercado, Maryssa Steffen, Jonathan Trinh, Kimberly Tsu

Scenic Design by Brenna Harwell

Lighting Design by David Elliot

Costume Design by Kendall Owings

Premiered at Zellerbach Playhouse, UC Berkeley, CA

Photos by Austin Forbord


ROOT (2012)

 

Choreographed as a commission by the Mills College Repertory Company

Choreography by Katie Faulkner in collaboration with the dancers

Performed by Garth Grimball, Jeanette Male, Heather Stockton

Music by Stock, Hausen + Walkman

Premiered at Mills College, Oakland, CA

Photos by Kurt Loeffler


The Me Show

THE ME SHOW (2012)

 

Choreographed as a commission by the LINES Ballet Training Program

Choreography by Katie Faulkner (with contributions from the dancers)

Performed by Ines Carijo, Alex Carrington, Chris DeVita, Amanda Gouveia, Teghan Fedor

Music by Kaada, Peder

Premiered at the Cowell Theater, Ft. Mason Center, San Francisco, CA


TERRA INCOGNITA,  REVISITED (2011)

 

Choreographic Collaboration between Manuelito Biag, Kara Davis, Katie Faulkner + Alex Ketley

Performed by Celine Parker, Kye Ecklin, Aline Wachsmuth, Malinda LaVelle, Adam Peterson, Peiling Kao, Mo Miner, Daniel Howerton, Nick Korkos

Music by Snoop Dogg, Jacques Poulin-Denis, Trentmoller, The Brady Bunch, David Byrne, Colleen, Yelle, Biosphere

Lighting Design by Lisa Pinkham

Supported by the Zellerbach Family Foundation and the WestWave Dance Festival

Awards: 2012 Isadora Duncan Dance Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Choreography and Outstanding Performance by a Company  

Premiered at Z Space, San Francisco, CA as part of the WestWave Dance Festival

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PRETTY THINGS (2010)

 

Choreographed as a commission by the UC Berkeley, Berkeley Dance Project

Choreography by Katie Faulkner

Video by Ben Estabrook + Katie Faulkner

Performed by Masa Aita, Keturah Baker, Kate DeLap, Erica Freestone, Danny Nguyen, Irene Vallar, Maia Wollins

Music by Piero Piccioni, The Books, Serge Gainsbourg, David Bowie, Maria Callas, Philip Glass, Stock, Hausen + Walkman

Scenic Design by Brian Bostwick

Costume Design by Caitlin Kagawa

Premiered at Zellerbach Playhouse, UC Berkeley, CA

Photos by Austin Forbord