It We

Choreography and Performance by Lindsay Leonard and Helen Wicks

Music by Quincy Jones and Bill Cosby

ODC, April 2019

Dance on Half-Ton Trolly Hoist
Dance on Half-Ton Trolly Hoist

Project Artaud’s Space 124, November 2018

With musical saw accompaniment by Dan Cantrell

Photo by Luigi Anzivino

Inter/View

Improvisors/Performers - Stephanie Saywell and Helen Wicks at Triskellion Arts, January 2019

Magnificent Sister

Choreography by Helen Wicks and Kate Hanes. Music by Joseph Gershenson and Frank Skinner. Premiered at SF Aerial Arts Festival, Cowell Theater at Fort Mason, August 2016

Alchemy

Excerpt, El Circo Dia Space 124 Residency

Helen Wicks: Dance On A Half-Ton Trolly Hoist

Video and Edit by Benjy Young

Photo by Richard Max Gavrich and Luigi Anzivino

Helen Wicks performs on crane at Project Artaud’s Studio 124 Open Studios, November 2018

Motion Picture

Pilot 67 ODC Theater April 2016
Choreography by Helen Wicks
Performers: Lindsay Leonard, Linda Phung, Nell Suttles, and Helen Wicks
Music & Audio: Musical shorts by Mentone Productions (1930s) produced by Milton Schwarzwald, Orchestra directed by Joseph Gershenson. Archived and Digitized by Ray Faiola. "New York Street Scene" composed by Frank Skinner & played by Joseph Gershenson & His Orchestra, Back Street (1961). Excerpt from "I'm A Brass Band" by Joseph Gershenson, Sweet Charity (1969). Mixed by Helen Wicks. 
Costumes: Erin Riche and Helen Wicks

Escalating
Clew

Clew navigates a labyrinth on 1950s Universal film scores conducted by Wicks' great grandfather, Joseph Gershenson.

Performing artists Lindsay Leonard, Linda Phung, Nell Suttles, and Helen Wicks

Musical interludes by Matt Norman and Benji Marx. 

MamaMoon
MamaMoon

Still from stop-motion live action animation film by Christine Pfister

Never Such Apples

"Who enjoys sailfish albiet the Ha-Ha-Ha glistening?" - Karolina Mroz (1991-2013)

Cobbler: Aaron Rogachevsky 

 

Compass

Bard College 2013

Music: It Goes Without Saying by Nico Muhly

Precautionary Measures

Performing Artists: Franny Sloat, Stephanie Saywell, Jesse White. Music by Toby Twining, Zoe Keating. Bard College 2012

A Bodies
A Bodies

Multi layered performance based on life and work of Ana Mendieta 

Old Gym, Bard College, 2012

It We
Dance on Half-Ton Trolly Hoist
Inter/View
Magnificent Sister
Alchemy
Helen Wicks: Dance On A Half-Ton Trolly Hoist
Motion Picture
Escalating
Clew
MamaMoon
Never Such Apples
Compass
Precautionary Measures
A Bodies
It We

Choreography and Performance by Lindsay Leonard and Helen Wicks

Music by Quincy Jones and Bill Cosby

ODC, April 2019

Dance on Half-Ton Trolly Hoist

Project Artaud’s Space 124, November 2018

With musical saw accompaniment by Dan Cantrell

Photo by Luigi Anzivino

Inter/View

Improvisors/Performers - Stephanie Saywell and Helen Wicks at Triskellion Arts, January 2019

Magnificent Sister

Choreography by Helen Wicks and Kate Hanes. Music by Joseph Gershenson and Frank Skinner. Premiered at SF Aerial Arts Festival, Cowell Theater at Fort Mason, August 2016

Alchemy

Excerpt, El Circo Dia Space 124 Residency

Helen Wicks: Dance On A Half-Ton Trolly Hoist

Video and Edit by Benjy Young

Photo by Richard Max Gavrich and Luigi Anzivino

Helen Wicks performs on crane at Project Artaud’s Studio 124 Open Studios, November 2018

Motion Picture

Pilot 67 ODC Theater April 2016
Choreography by Helen Wicks
Performers: Lindsay Leonard, Linda Phung, Nell Suttles, and Helen Wicks
Music & Audio: Musical shorts by Mentone Productions (1930s) produced by Milton Schwarzwald, Orchestra directed by Joseph Gershenson. Archived and Digitized by Ray Faiola. "New York Street Scene" composed by Frank Skinner & played by Joseph Gershenson & His Orchestra, Back Street (1961). Excerpt from "I'm A Brass Band" by Joseph Gershenson, Sweet Charity (1969). Mixed by Helen Wicks. 
Costumes: Erin Riche and Helen Wicks

Escalating
Clew

Clew navigates a labyrinth on 1950s Universal film scores conducted by Wicks' great grandfather, Joseph Gershenson.

Performing artists Lindsay Leonard, Linda Phung, Nell Suttles, and Helen Wicks

Musical interludes by Matt Norman and Benji Marx. 

MamaMoon

Still from stop-motion live action animation film by Christine Pfister

Never Such Apples

"Who enjoys sailfish albiet the Ha-Ha-Ha glistening?" - Karolina Mroz (1991-2013)

Cobbler: Aaron Rogachevsky 

 

Compass

Bard College 2013

Music: It Goes Without Saying by Nico Muhly

Precautionary Measures

Performing Artists: Franny Sloat, Stephanie Saywell, Jesse White. Music by Toby Twining, Zoe Keating. Bard College 2012

A Bodies

Multi layered performance based on life and work of Ana Mendieta 

Old Gym, Bard College, 2012

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