Her great spirit, vivacity and genuine love of theater will be missed. Each intervention, usually some kind of addition, is an attempt to see the context of the body in a new or alien way.

The Battery Dance Festival has highlighted our international dance community at its best. Melvin Lawovi, an impressive dancer, proved both technically adept and comfortable partnering the engaging Kanon Kimura. She received a BFA in dance from Webster University, and has performed with several companies including:

Askegard joined American Ballet Theatre as a member of the corps de ballet in , and was promoted to soloist in The gorgeous costumes by Ruth Fentroy, simple leotards in metallic golds and oranges, moved with and flattered the dancers.