Five women in hooded jumpsuits, four in blue and one in white, rise from the floor as the light that illuminates them grows in intensity. Each woman commands attention in turns, one executing balletic turns and leaps, another raising her leg in the air with yogic concentration. The woman in white begins to dance, but is cut short when she suddenly crumples to the floor.
So begins “Gone 2 Soon,” a piece choreographed and performed by the all-female Red Clay Dance Company, which took to the Logan Center’s Performance Hall stage to present their fifth anniversary concert, “Transcending,” on October 18. Continue reading