Amy Seiwert Commissioned Works

 

 

Wandering | 2018
Cowell Theater, San Francisco, CA

Created with commissioning funds and a residency provided by The Joyce Theater Foundation
with major support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Music: Winterreise by Franz Schubert.
Recording by Ian Bostridge, Leif Ove Andsnes
Costumes: Susan Roemer of S-Curve Apparel & Design
Lighting & Scenic Design: Brian Jones


Instructions | 2016
Cowell Theater, San Francisco, CA

Created for Amy Seiwert’s Imagery’s annual SKETCH series.
Poem: Neil Gaiman
Music: Benjamin Britten's Suite for Cello No. 1, Op. 72,
Costumes: Susan Roemer of S-Curve Apparel & Design
Lighting: Jim French


Broken Open | 2016
YBCA, San Francisco, CA

Commissioned and performed by Smuin Ballet
Music: Julia Kent
Costumes: Sandra Woodall
Lighting: Brian Jones


Back To | 2015
ODC Theater, San Francisco, CA

Selections of Back To were created for Cincinnati Ballet’s New Works Program in 2014 and premiered as Yesterday, Tomorrow. The work was expanded in 2015 for Amy Seiwert’s Imagery and made possible, in part, with commissioning funds from ODC Theater and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Music: Gillian Welch and David Rawlings
Costumes: Christine Darch
Lighting: Jim French
Set: David Seiwert and Brandon “Private” Freeman


Starting over at the End | 2015
ODC Theater, San Francisco, CA

Created for Amy Seiwert’s Imagery’s annual SKETCH series.
Choreography by KT Nelson and Amy Seiwert
Music: Franz Schubert
Lighting: Jim French


Before It Begins | 2015
Paramount Theater, Oakland, CA

Created for Oakland Ballet
Music: Vivaldi
Costumes: Christopher Dunn
Lighting: Daniel Weiermann


Dear Miss Cline | 2015
Civic Center Music Hall, Oklahoma

Created for Oklahoma City Ballet
Music: Patsy Cline
Costumes: JoEllen Arntz w/ Amy Seiwert
Lighting & Set Design: Brian Jones


A Space Divided | 2015
Z SPACE, San Francisco, CA

Created for Liss Fain Dance
Music: Darren Johnston and Fred Firth
Costumes: Emily Kurashige
Lighting & Set Design: Matthew Antaky


This Might Be True| 2015
California Theatre, San Jose, CA


Created for Ballet San Jose
Music: Nils Frahm and Anne Mueller
Costumes: Marina Agabekov
Lighting: Jim French
Set Design: Frieder Weiss


Concertino | 2014
Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS

Created for Kansas City Ballet
Music: Corelli
Costumes: Christine Darch
Lighting: Scott Bolman


Yesterday, Tomorrow | 2014
Aronoff Center, Cincinnati

Created for Cincinnati Ballet
Music: Gillian Welch
Costumes: Amy Seiwert with the Cincinnati Ballet costume department
Lighting: Robert Eubanks


Scenes | 2014
Steamboat Springs High School

Created for Perry-Mansfield Summer Program
Music: Michael Galasso
Costumes: Tamara Cobus
Lighting: Graham Kindred


Don't You Remember | 2014
ODC Theater, San Francisco, CA

Created for Amy Seiwert’s Imagery
Music: Kevin Keller
Costumes: Christine Darch
Lighting: Jim French


But Now I Must Rest | 2014
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA

Created for Smuin Ballet
Music: Cesaria Evora
Costumes: Sandra Woodall
Lighting: Brian Jones


In Passing | 2014
Marcus Center for the Arts

Created for Milwaukee Ballet
Music: Olafur Arnalds
Costumes: Christine Darch
Lighting: David Grill