Summer Special

JUL 6 – AUG 26, 2012


As part of our new Summer Special season, CounterPULSE presents a cross section of the exciting work coming out of emerging California artists. An experiment in offering radically affordable and accessible performance opportunities, Summer Special offers a series of co-productions in a packed season of events. The work of 15 lead artists is featured in eight weeks of contemporary dance, vocal and multimedia performance, provocative drag and more.


JUL 6-7

PULL: Tales of Obsession

Kennedy Kabasares and Traci Kato-Kiriyama

JUL 13-14

The Gold Fish

The Water Underground

JUL 20-22

She was a Computer / PERSIAN LOOKING

Cara Rose DeFabio / Maryam Farnaz Rostami

JUL 27-29


Vincent Chandler


AUG 3-4

The Quest Unsaid

Navia Natarajan & Jyotsna Vaideeswaran


AUG 10


Liam Clancy, Eric Geiger, Omar Ramos, Karen Schaffman (concept), and Leslie Seiters

AUG 17-19

Sunk in Sleep

Bianca Cabrera’s Blind Tiger Society

AUG 24-26

Work MORE! #5

VivvyAnne ForeverMORE!Mica Sigourney/OX