www.amitiperry.com / amitiperry@gmail.com / 917.554.1701


 


Commercial Agent:

Thomas Scott, DDO Agency

 

 

 

 

Education & Training

1999-Present NYC Studio Classes & Workshops (New York, NY)                                                          

2003-2006 The Ohio State University   (Columbus, OH)

Department of Dance, MFA Choreography

1994-1998 University of North Texas    (Denton, TX)

Department of Dance and Theatre Arts, Bachelor of Arts in Dance

 

Teaching

2006-Present Bridge for Dance, Teens/Adults  (New York, NY)
Contemporary Technique, Ballet, Tap, Choreography, Improvisation, Musical Theatre Workshops

 

2011 THE CAVE, Artist-In-Residence,  (Brooklyn, NY)
Company Repertory Development

 

2002-2012 University of North Texas, Master Classes, Teaching & Performance Artist (Denton, TX)
Contemporary Technique, Choreography, Improvisation

2004-2006 The Ohio State University, Department of Dance (Columbus, OH)
Elective & Majors' Dance Courses: Modern, Ballet, Improvisation, Choreography

2003 University of North Texas Artist in Residence, Alumni of the Year Award Recipient
Contemporary Technique, Choreography, Improvisation, Partnering

1998-2003 Skip Costa.COREmovement.Project.NYC  (National/IntÕl)
Contemporary Technique, Choreography, Partnering

Current Projects                                                                      

NYC/National

Untitled - Solo evening-length work in collaboration with visual artist and composer/live musicians,
premiere Spring 2012

\\= Reunion– Fall 2012 touring season NYC, Ohio, Louisiana, Texas, California  

neat in collaboration with NYC and Texas indie-rock musicians and composers

-episodes- new contemporary work in progress Development of New Dance/Theatre work
with writer/director James Evans (NYC, California)

Watershed - Feature-length dance film based on choreographed piece from 2006

Creative Work*

2006-Present   New York, NY
STUCK in the INbetweens |head, heart, gut, body, place|
Premiere Date: June 2011 – Take Root Series (Greenspace, Astoria, NY)
T|h|RUST – work-in-progress performance at Fertile Ground Series (Greenspace, Astoria, NY)
in(h)erBrEAST – at Joyce Soho . Commissioned new work by Women in Motion as part of the Estrogenius Festival 2010
(f)irst integral - Inaugural Season for ¾mp:dance/amiti perry + company (2009)
A/Break:machinations in collaboration with composer David Morneau, here, in what was, the esther project

seenperformance (esther m palmer, director) – Performer for multiple and ongoing projects     

White Wave Festival Choreographer & performer; -episodes-(excerpt)(2008); A/Break:(excerpt)(2009)

60x60 Dance: Dance Coordinator NYC and touring (2009); choreographer/performer (2007-2009)

Guest Performing Company at Merce Cunningham Studios with ellen stokes shadle/DANCEWORKS season concert:
sideTracked, A/Break:(excerpts)

ellen stokes shadle/DANCEWORKS (Dancer, 2006-2008)

Uptown Performance Series loose.id.streaming |episodes|, The Esther Project, Neat, A/Break(excerpts)

Innerlandscapes presented at Merce Cunningham Studios (2006)

A/Break:1 (in collaboration with composer David Morneau), Watershed

 

2003-2006  Columbus, OH

(É) three mfa projects - given, fragments of figments (elucidated)
in collaboration with David Morneau
Mapping Borders Performer (choreographer: Blake Beckham)

Team Tim - think.innovate.materialize: an exhibition of art, music and dance

Performer Cocteau Variations (choreographer: Boris Willis)

Co-Choreographer Several Species of Small Furry Animals (with CoCo Loupe)

Sullivant Summer Performance Series (2005) at The Ohio State University –
Producer/Artistic Director

Dance: Visions on Video, Unveiled, d II V:::dance+video, VERGE::motion

Co-choreographer/director Two Arms Full Circle: Origins of Disharmony (quintet)

Choreographer/Performer The Esther Project , Choreographer/Performer what comes with whatÉ

Choreographer/Performer Watershed,
Performer The Long Road to Tucson (choreographer: Michael Estanich)

OSU Dance Downtown (2005) Performer The Blues Project (choreographer: Bebe Miller)

OSU Drums Downtown II (2005)

Performer Ritmica #5 (choreographer: CoCo Loupe), Choreographer Ritmica #6 (sextet),
Performer: The Invisible Proverb: Okarche (choreographer: Blake Beckham)

Two Parts Performer Sport (choreo: Michael Estanich);
Performer Mapping Borders (choreo: Blake Beckham)

OSU Spring Concert (2005) Choreographer Re (duet)

OSU Rough Cuts I (2004) Choreographer/Performer untitled (solo); Choreographer Re (solo)

OSU Dance Downtown (2004) Performer Passacaglia and Fugue (choreographer: D. Humphrey)

First Perch Works-In-Progress (2004)  Co-choreo/performer Sideshow;
Performer The Long Road to Tucson (choreo: M. Estanich);
Performer There is nowhere this and other observations (choreo: B. Beckham)

OSU Winter Dance Concert (2004)

Choreographer/Performer Clock (trio) with original string trio score by composer Stephen Wood

Performer Angel and the Albatross (choreo: M. Estanich)

Angel and the Albatross DVD (2005)

Performer/Costume Designer (choreo: M. Estanich)

The Long Road to Tucson Links Hall Collective Performance (2005) - Chicago, IL

Performer (choreographer: Michael Estanich)                                                                      

WeÕre All Dead: A new musical comedy (2003)  - New York, NY

Choreographer (directed by James Evans, performed at Chashama, NYC

Univ. of North Texas, Dance and Theatre Arts, 1st Annual Alumni Concert - Denton, TX

Choreographer/Performer: Clock (trio) co-choreographed with CoCo Loupe

DIP/dance in person    - National

Co-founder/artistic director

Choreographer/Performer Premiere of Two Arms Full Circle: Origins of Disharmony

Of Moving Colors Productions (2001) -  Baton Rouge, LA

Guest Performer, Co-choreographer : Sideshow (duet),
Two Arms Full Circle: Origins of Disharmony (2000)

1999 - 2003                            

Uptown Performance Series, Bridge for Dance - NYC

Choreographer/Performer Silent Reasoning (solo), Beginners (duet), Clock (duet)

Skip Costa.COREmovement.Project.NYC   - National/IntÕl
Performer/Assistant to Director/Company Technique Teacher/Rehearsal Director/Design Coordinator

Company Season Performances

SURRENDERING – The Bridge for Dance, Rock Stars NYC - Show World, Times Square

a house with No Exits – Broadway Dance Center


Company Repertory Performances
DRA at St. MarkÕs Church, American Dance Guild, The Elan Awards, Urban Artworks 7, Broadway Dance Center,
Dancespace Center, Bridge for Dance, Ballet Arts, New Dance Arts Group, Peridance, White Wave Dance Festival,
Southeast Dance Festival, International Dance Festival/ Kanon Dance – St. Petersburg, Russia

 


1996-2001 Choreography, Performances and Directing Credits for Concert Performance and Musical Theatre productions are available upon request

 

 

*Videos and samples are available upon request.