BEAUTIFUL MISTAKE
November 18 & 19, 2011 at 8pm at The Dairy Center for the Arts Performance Space

beautiful mistake was a collage of diverse art genres, backgrounds and ideas that impacted artists and audience members alike by presenting new and unique perspectives on a universal human experience – finding beauty, growth and opportunity in unexpected places: our mistakes.

CONTRIBUTING ARTISTS
Artistic Director: Sarah Leversee
Technical Director: Marci Wojciechowski
Dance: Jill Leversee, Annie Piatt, Chloe DiVita, Sarah Leversee, Lyndsey Eberle, Stephanie Roundeau, Tomas Waples, Elizabeth Reicks, Shannon Sawyer, Erica Martin, Danyelle Schutz, Marci Wojciechowski
Music: Joe Ramas, Johannes Rath, Nathan Monroe
Words: Lo Larocque, Annie Piatt, Wayne Gilbert, Jan Leversee, Sarah Leversee, Carrie Howard
Film: Joy Jackson
Circus: Joe Ramas, Cassie Drew, Austin Goodman, Jasmine Saraswati
Acro Yoga: Sarah Parkovich, Chase Lichtenberg
Costume Design: Erica Martin
Lighting Design: Craig Bushman

Like past Art as Action shows, beautiful mistake was a collaborative performance premiering original pieces by our talented ensemble of artists. The passion and dedication of our artists is the essence of what makes all Art as Action productions successful and worthwhile, and the unparalleled beautiful mistake team made it our most innovative and impactful show to date.

beautiful mistake was sponsored in part by grants from Boulder Arts Commission and Boulder County Arts Alliance

beautiful mistake Program Information

ACT 1

Pre-Show Music
Boomstick (Dave Crotser & Jose-Maria Ramas) with Jasmine Saraswati



Artivist Enhancement Sketch
Created by: Lorraine Larocque, Dave Crotser & Jose-Maria Ramas
Performed by: Lorraine Larocque, Dave Crotser & Jose-Maria Ramas with Jasmine Saraswati

ACT 2

Simulcra
Created by: Austin Goodman
Choreography by: Austin Goodman & Chloe DiVita with performers
Performed by: Chloe DiVita, Marci Wojciechowski, Jasmine Saraswati, Jose-Maria Ramas / Text by: Chloe DiVita, Marci Wojciechowski, Jasmine Saraswati, Jose-Maria Ramas
Costumes by Jasmine Saraswati
Music: Iain Ballamy, So Percussion & Matmos, Nico Muhly

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Concept & Trapeze Performance by: Annie Piatt / Text written by: BCFB
Text performed by: Wayne Gilbert & Lorraine Larocque / Aerial Choreography by: Annie Piatt & Nicole Predki

A special THANK YOU to Nicole Predki, of Frequent Flyers Productions who generously provided the rehearsal space & low flying trapeze for this piece.

Oops.
Created by: Joy Jackson
Music by: Lorraine McCauley & the Borderlands
Images by: Joy Jackson, Dan Jackson, Sarah Leversee, Felicia Ohnmacht

 

 

 

Dwell
Created by: Jill Leversee
Performed by: Jill Leversee, Erica Martin, Jose-Maria Ramas
Music by: The Late Cord, Loess

Abby & Eva
Written by: Carrie Howard & Lorraine Larocque
Directed by: Carrie Howard
Performed by: Lorraine Larocque & Annie Piatt
Inspired by accidental meetings, unexpected connections, & lifelong friendships

 

 

 

 

Perpetual Thaw
Created & Performed by: Jan & Sarah Leversee
Directed by: Wayne A. Gilbert

In Search of Self
Created & Performed by: Sarah Parkovich & Chase Lichtenberg
Music by: Alan Watts (remixed by Colorpulse)
Music Editing by: Jose-Maria Ramas

 

 

 

 

Tsaheylu
Created & Performed by: Cassie Drew & Jose-Maria Ramas
Text by: Frank Herbert
Costumes by: Erica Martin
Music: Nine Inch Nails, Kronos Quartet, Clint Mansell

calm:collapse
Created & Performed by:
Sarah Leversee
Music by: The Civil Wars

 

 

Zuvaya
Created and Performed by: Johannes Rath

Reference
Created & Performed by: Jill Leversee & Jose-Maria Ramas

Between: A Letter in Response to an Old Friend
(for Dwight Grosvenor)
Created & Performed by by: Wayne A. Gilbert

When There’s Nothing Left to Burn
Choreography by: Sarah Leversee
Performed by: Chloe DiVita, Lyndsey Eberle, Annie Piatt, Elizabeth Riecks, Stephanie Roundeau, Shannon Sawyer, Danyelle Schutz, Tomas Waples, Marci Wojciechowski
Music by: Bon Iver, Kanye West
Music Editing by: Sarah Leversee

 

 

 

Last Call
Performed by: Chloe DiVita, Lyndsey Eberle, Erica Martin, Annie Piatt, Elizabeth Riecks, Stephanie Roundeau, Shannon Sawyer, Danyelle Schutz, Tomas Waples, Marci Wojciechowski
Music by: Fosse (Original Broadway Cast), Kreesha Turner
Music Editing by: Jose-Maria Ramas

finale

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