THE FUSION OF THE MOUNTAIN
& THE SHRAPNEL
A Futurist-inspired dance work for two dancers
Duration: 11:14 minutes
Choreography and performance: Christina Catanese and Julia Cuccaro
Music: “Ancient Delay, Black Vomit, and Burned Mind” by Wolf Eyes
Premiered in the Philadelphia Fringe Festival at Media Bureau in September 2009
Originally developed as an independent study at the University of Pennsylvania with Professor Marion Kant, The Fusion of the Mountain & the Shrapnel examines the reconstruction of the futurist dance as envisioned by F.T. Marinetti. Research and choreography were presented at the 2008 International Coccia Conference on Futurism at Slought Foundation, University of Pennsylvania.