Ocean is the first collaborative project between SpectorDance and Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute. Ocean explores such themes as ocean chemistry, extinction of species, the food web, and changing storm patterns. Ocean was presented at the Smithsonian in Washington D.C. and at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California and was featured at TEDX Monterey.
Creative Director & Lead Artist: Fran Spector Atkins
Media Artist: William Roden, New Dawn Studios
Science Liaison: Kyra Schlining
Music Colin Farish
Dancers Maria Basile, Lily Nguyen Joshua Lau, Vicky Alverez