VideoAstor Piazzolla, an Argentinian composer, created the music used in Catharsis. The music provided some unique challenges to the choreographer and dancers.
Miriam Barbosa is Artistic Director of South Carolina Contemporary Dance Company. She received her classical training and earned her MFA from the University of Fine Arts at Sao Paulo, Brazil. She is a former member of the Martha Graham Dance Company and a former USC Assistant Professor of Dance. She founded the SC School of Contemporary Dance as a Division of SCCDC, established in 2007 as a non-profit organization.
Miriam Barbosa and Marcelo Novo collaborated to create the multimedia dance performance Catharsis.
VideoMiriam Barbosa describes the passion and love it takes to make dance work as a career.
VideoMarcelo Novo and Miriam Barbosa collaborated to create the multimedia dance performance, Catharsis.
VideoMarcelo Novo and Miriam Barbosa collaborated to create the multimedia dance performance, Catharsis. Novo and Barbosa describe the character, V-Man.
VideoMiriam Barbosa began with classical training but later discovered her passion for a variety of styles and techniques.