WCPO arts reporter Matt Peiken spent six months following Cincinnati's MamLuft & Company Dance create new work from the ground up, beginning with the first day of discussions in August 2013 to final run throughs in February 2014. Mamluft & Company is a non-profit modern dance company based in Cincinnati. With this video series, Peiken attempts to unravel the mystery of the creative process and introduce audiences to the thought and physicality behind modern dance.
The company is directed by its founder Jeanne Mam-Luft.
/SHIFT/ begins MamLuft & Company's seventh season of dance. The company of 10 dancers performs /SHIFT/ at 8 pm. Feb. 21 and 22 at the Aronoff Center for the Arts, Jarson-Kaplan Theater. Tickets are $19 for students, $21 for seniors, $26 for adults. VIP tickets, which sell for $40, include a pre-show backstage tour and drink or snack.