Whole-Souled Women: The Story of Prudence Crandall and Sarah Harris
Choreography: Ruth Lewis and Elisa Wharton
This hit received a standing ovation at outdoor premiere at the Guilford Performing Arts Festival on September 26, 2021 and at the indoor premiere on April 10, 2022 at the University of Saint Joseph, West Hartford, CT. Experience the grace and grit of these two amazing women. This transformative dance program brings the 1830s Connecticut history to life with the elegance and edginess of contemporary ballet and raw emotion of krump hip hop.
Excerpts of the piece as well as the full program will be available for purchase starting late May, 2022.
Interview with Matisse Madden in the title role of Prudence Crandall
Interview with Victoria Jaenson in the title role of Sarah Harris
Above images by Thomas Giroir
Top Photo: Victoria Jaenson, Matisse Madden, Allison Pearsall
© 2022 Dimensional Dance, Photo: Thomas Giroir