ON STAGE · HOP ENSEMBLE
Dartmouth Dance Ensemble
John Heginbotham, director
Rebecca Stenn, choreographer-in-residence
Works inspired by jazz and electronica, with live music by the Barbary Coast Jazz Ensemble, including compositions by Tyondai Braxton.
Led by New York City-based choreographers John Heginbotham and Rebecca Stenn, this ensemble brings together dedicated dancers from throughout the campus in a collaborative, creative environment that invites dancer input. This year includes collaborations with composer Tyondai Braxton and featuring the Hop’s own Taylor Ho Bynum and his Barbary Coast Jazz Ensemble, with choreography by Stenn and Heginbotham. Thematically, the DDE will focus on works inspired by or focused on jazz and music that includes electronic elements.