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Too Close to the Light


World Premiere: University of Saint Joseph, West Hartford, CT USA
When: September 21 and 22, 2013

Too Close to the Light – inspired by the costumes and light of Loie Fuller. Two beings struggle to maintain individual identities within their own light and darkness.

Length of Dance: 7 minutes
# of Performers: 2

Arts Integration Residency Waves: Sound and Light available for grades 2 – 6 (learn more here)


Too Close to the Light was developed during the Company’s residency at the University of Saint Joseph. 

Educational Consultants
Susan Murphy/University of Saint Joseph 

Artistic Team

Sonia Plumb / Director Choreographer
Craig Gehr / Lighting Design and Technical Director
Gail Fresia / Costumes


Greater Hartford Arts Council, the Ensworth Charitable Foundation, The Edward C. and Ann T. Roberts Foundation, Brown Paindiris & Scott, LLP


Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts

Fantastic show! Sonia Plumb and her dancers are amazing!! From the deeply profound to the playful, all done with such high quality. Should NOT be missed!

G. Sheehan, Newington, CT


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