Jupiter I&IX 

 

Choreography: Sara Baird
Performance: Sara Baird, Christine Coleman, Erin Dudley, and Aya Shibahara
Costumes: Sara Baird and Aya Shibahara
Wearable sculpture: Brett Klisch
October 2006

Sound Design: Sara Baird, featuring music from The Blue Danube Op, 314 by Strauss, Rivers of Sand by Fennesz, and collected sound effects from The Freesound Project including postings by Acclivity, Jovica, and Harri

 Jupiter I and IX is a sensual quartet for four of Jupiter’s moons. These heavenly bodies teeter between android-human, male-female, and replica-alter ego. Are they mirror or shadow? Essence or echo?