composition, words, custom instruments: Anastasia Clarke
performance: Anastasia Clarke & Jennifer Gerry (duo) / Anastasia Clarke (solo)
Openings is a modular performance made up of related vignettes, conceived as both a duo and solo work. The salient features of Openings are its use of a light-sensing synthesizer, solo vocal monologues exploring character, and a focus on dream-work as a source of creativity and formal inspiration.
CEMEC Festival: The Experimental Theater at University of California San Diego, April 2017
Confetti Machine Festival, Outpost Artist Resources, Ridgewood, NY: June 2017
distENDded Cinema Series, Secret Project Robot, Brooklyn, NY: July 2017
Live Presence on Know Wave Radio @ Situations Gallery, New York, NY: July 2017