The Opposite of Killing
(dedicated to Ed Tyler)
Choreography : Tzveta Kassabova
Music: Instrumental, M.O.G, Arvo Pärt, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Somei Satoh, Aleksei Stevens
Set Design: Paul D. Jackson, Tzveta Kassabova and Betty Skeen
Lighting Design: Paul D. Jackson
Costume Design: Tzveta Kassabova
Performers: Kelly Bond, Graham Brown, Erin Lehua Brown, Heather Cameron, Lillian Cho, Tzveta Kassabova, Alex Odenwald, David Yates
'The Opposite of Killing' is a full length piece that explores change, anger, understanding and sorrow, related to the absence of a close friend.
'The Opposite of Killing' was created on students from New Bulgarian University in Sofia in January 2010. The piece was performed at Test!0 - an International Festival in Croatia.
'The Opposite of Killing' was restaged as a 20 minutes excerpt at University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) as part of the Repertory Class, Fall 2010. The work was performed at ACDFA 2011, Muhlenberg College, PA.
'The Opposite of Killing' was reworked with professional dancers and performed at Dance Place, DC and Kennedy Center, DC.