Ice Theatre of New York's stunning show ICE:DANCE with 14 of the World’s top skating stars including US Men’s Champion Ryan Bradley, 7-time British Dance Champion John Kerr, World Team Members Eve Chalom, Kim Navarro and Brent Bommentre, and Joel Dear, who with Kim and Brent performed in Aerial Ice on America's Got Talent; skating a program dedicated to elevate the art of Ensemble Ice Dance. The evening featured a preview of new works by ballet great, Edward Villella, entitled “Reveries,” a piece by Charles "Chucky" Klapow, Emmy Award Winning Choreographer for "High School Musical", current choreographer for the Rolling Stones, called "Doodlin'," and a new piece by ITNY Artistic Director, Douglas Webster called “Roots.” Ice Theatre of York is the Country’s first not-for-profit ice dance company and continues to be at the forefront of the movement to change how the world “sees” figure skating. (excerpt from icetheatre.org website)
Filmed and edited by Irena Sapilak. Set to Lindsey Sterling's "Crystallize". 90 % of the shots were filmed with the Panasonic GH3 and about 10% shot with the GH2. Filmed in 1080/60p and edited in 720/24p to produce smoother slow motion effects as well as provide some leverage in cropping without losing resolution.