Becky, Jodi & John


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Becky Hilton, Jodi Melnick and John Jasperse met, through dancing, over 20 years ago. While their paths have brought them to varied places, they remain friends. Becky, Jodi and John is a poetic portrait of these individuals, a celebration of their varied senses of humor and their commitment to dance.

Choreographed by John Jasperese in collaboration with Becky Hilton and Jodi Melnick, the evening-length work for three dancers features an original score composed by Hahn Rowe, and lighting design by Joe Levasseur and John Jasperse. Jasperse and his peers address through this project the issue of sustaining a performing career past forty.

"This is art by and for adults: deeply silly and moving and smart," Claudia La Rocco, The New York Times

Read an article from The New York Times: 3 Dancers making a Showing of Their Age

Choreographer & Director
John Jasperse
Performers Becky Hilton, John Jasperse and Jodi Melnick
Hahn Rowe
Lighting John Jasperse and Joe Levasseur

60 minutes (no interval)

24 - 27 March, 8pm

Sylvia Staehli Theatre
150 Princes St, North Carlton

*This event is wheelchair accessible

Full $25
Concession $20
Members $15


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Extended Season Performances

31 March - 3 April.

Becky Jodi & John has an extended season

Becky, Jodi and John was commissioned and supported by Dance Theater Workshop (New York) and The Myrna Loy Center (Helena, MT) in partnership with the National Performance Network Creation fund sponsored by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, Ford Foundation, Nathan Cummings Foundation, Altria, and the National Endowment for the Arts.

The music for, Becky, Jodi and John, was commissioned by the American Music Center Live Music for Dance Program. The project received support through Maximised by Chunky Move, Melbourne, Australia.

John Jasperse, Jodi Melnick (New York) and Rebecca Hilton (Melbourne) will be providing classes and workshops at Dancehouse from 29 March to the 1 April. Click here for more information or call 9347 2860.