HORIZONS OF EXPECTATION
A contemporary modern dance work for 9 dancers
Duration: 7:30 minutes
Choreography: Christina Catanese
Music: “1B,” by Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, and Mark O’Connor, and “Hard Times (Come Again No More),” by James Taylor, Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, and Mark O’Connor.
Premiered in April 2008 at the Iron Gate Theater at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, with student dancers from the Penn Dance Company. It was remounted in April 2015 for Penn Dance Company’s 40th Anniversary Concert.
Horizons of Expectation explores American concepts of landscape and community through the lens of pastoral Appalachia.