‘Divisions’ unites and conquers

The Wonderbound dance company joined forces with Denver hip-hop band The Flobots for the “Divisions” show at the PACE Center on April 22. The performance emphasized hope for the future and social unity through choreography and lyrics. PHOTO BY AMANDA TIPTON, WW                           […]

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Wonderbound troupe offers new creation at PACE Center


Wonderbound is a dance company under the direction of Garrett Ammon and Dawn Fay — 11 dancers who are known for unusual movement and collaboration with other artists in the community, as new works are created.

The most recent creation is “Gone West,” with 11 new poems by Michael J. Henry, director of the Lighthouse Writers Workshop, and 10 new songs written by Denver musician Ian Cooke, a cellist with a popular band, which will accompany the dancers.

Ammon writes of the “collection of beautifully flawed humans” brought to life in Henry’s poetry, while Cooke said, “My inspiration for `Gone West’ comes from the relationships humans have with each other and the earth.

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