Hic + Nunc (2004/07)
Choreographed by Jessica Nicoll and Barry Oreck
Original score by Melissa Shifflett
with libretto by Nicoll+Oreck
Sound collage by Barry Oreck and Kevin Garcia
Hic + Nunc (Here + Now), choreographed by Jessica Nicoll and Barry Oreck, with an original score by Melissa Shiflett, embodies the physical and social effects of the newest human pacifier: the cell phone. Dance, music, and text make unlikely links in an exploration of freedom, dependence, and fear.