XDT 2022
SpectorDance’s Choreographers Showcase
Performance Info Page

Citizen Cast
10 mins

Jovannie Jr Aranzamendi Nieves
Luis Jovanne Medina Velez
James Thomas Esquilin
Allen Chunhui Xing

Sunflower Cast
9 mins

Carissa Qin
Chole Brown
Olivia Xia
Carolyn Tai

Performance Date

Saturday, Feb 5th, 7:30pm
Sunday, Feb 6th, 2pm

Theater

Hidden Valley Music Seminars
Institute for the Arts

104 West Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley, CA 93950

Hidden Valley Music Seminars

104 West Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley, CA 93950

Citizen Dancers
Flight info

Friday 2/4th  
JAMES THOMAS ESQUILIN
JOVANNIE ARANZAMENDI NIEVES
LUIS JOVANNE MEDINA VELEZ

American Airlines 1847
2:30PM-5:23PM
SJU-CLT (Charlotte) 1580
6:20PM-9:08PM
CLT-SFO (San Francisco)

XDT Van from Airport to Hotel in Carmel Valley, CA

 

Citizen Dancers
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Sunday 2/6th
JAMES THOMAS ESQUILIN
JOVANNIE ARANZAMENDI NIEVES
LUIS JOVANNE MEDINA VELEZ

American Airlines 2035
9:25PM-5:35PM
SFO-MIA (Miami)
7:36AM-11:02AM
MIA-SJU (San Juan)

Sunflower Dancers
Flight info

Friday 2/4th    
QIN/CARISSA
TAI/CAROLYN
BROWN/CHOLE
XIA/OLIVIA

United Airlines 2345
5:45PM-8:36PM
IAD-SFO (San Francisco)
Nonstop

XDT Van from Airport to Hotel in Carmel Valley, CA

Sunflower Dancers
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Sunday 2/6th
QIN/CARISSA
TAI/CAROLYN
BROWN/CHOLE
Allen Chunhui Xing

United Airlines 2201
10:55PM-7:00AM
SFO-IAD (DC)
Nonstop

Sunflower Dancers
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Sunday 2/8th

XIA/OLIVIA

United Airlines 2201
10:55PM-7:00AM
SFO-IAD (DC)
Nonstop

Ramya Harishankar is artistic director of the Arpana Dance Company, a premier school of Bharata Natyam in California and has taught several hundred students since 1982. Her solo performing career

of five decades has taken her to India, Asia, Europe, Australia, and North America and has received numerous awards. Her company has performed in the US, Europe, India, and Japan in aid of charities and has received prestigious grants from California Arts Council, Alliance for California Traditional Arts and Ramya is a two-time of the National Endowment for the Arts Choreographic Fellows.

Tracy R. Kofford holds a BFA in Dance from University of California of Santa Barbara and a MFA from New York University, TISCH School of the Arts. . He is currently Director of Dance at Santa Barbara City College and Artistic Director of SBCC Dance Company. Tracy has performed, toured, and choreographed nationally and internationally with his own work and Jennifer Muller/The Works, who he danced with for over 10 years in NYC. He also performed with Disney Cruise line, featured as Tarzan. Mr. Kofford was featured in photographer Lois Greenfield: Still Moving. His received the McCallum Choreography Award in 2016, the ACDA Gala recognition in 2018 and the Audience Choice award at the Red Rock Dance Festival 2019. His choreography was He was commissioned by the Peabody Conservatory of John Hopkins University and his work has been presented by Lincoln Center in NYC to Switzerland.

Nathan Hirschaut is a performing artist who graduated from The Juilliard School for Dance in 2020. Over the past 15 years, Nathan has studied from the world’s best in dance, yoga, and artistic ideology creating the base of his spiritual, unconventionally creative, and wild performance art. His mission is to make and perform in projects that connect people to their Nature and Power, a space beyond the limitations of their minds. Since graduating school, Nathan has been commissioned and independently produced several cross-disciplinary projects, retreats, intensives, workshops, and classes. Nathan’s work has been featured in The Washington Times, NPR, and the LA Post as a pioneering artist and thought leader in performance art.

Sunflower Rehearsal Schedule

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