of iron and diamonds
In 2016, Catherine began a new serial project inspired by Boccaccio's The Decameron. The project has been developed through residencies at Brooklyn Arts Exchange and the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council in New York City, and ODC Theater in San Francisco.
Of Iron and Diamonds v1 premiered at BAX/Brooklyn Arts Exchange June 23-24, 2017, featuring Christine Bonansea, Frank Conversano, Meghan Frederick, Kristopher K.Q. Pourzal, Ashley R.T. Yergens and my 8-month old son, Atlas Green.
Of Granite and Glass, created for the grand marble staircase of Brookfield Place, New York City, premieres as part of the River To River Festival in June 2018.
Of Iron and Diamonds v3 premieres at ODC Theater in San Francisco, created on site with a local cast, December 8-10, 2018.
pictured above: Meghan Frederick, Kristopher K.Q. Pourzal, Atlas Green
photo by Shirley Dai
See video excerpts of the first chapter below.
June 22-23, 2017 Work-in-progress at BAX
June 2018, site to be announced
Fall 2018, site to be announced
support + funding
Brooklyn Arts Exchange AIR Program 2016-2018
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Extended Life Dance Development Program