A History of Silence

Photo by James Murphy

Some of the finest - and certainly some of the funniest - episodes of dance drama.
— The Village Voice

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In a tapestry of dance and performance art, these questions are explored: What is said? What is withheld? How to wait? When to explode?

Conceived and Choreographed by - Sara Pearson
Created with and Performed by - Husa Adams, Gerardo Delgado, Philip Kain III, Andrea Kleine, Jaime Ortega, Sara Pearson, Lisa Race, Nathan Whiting, Patrik Widrig 
Music by - Omar Faruk Tekbilek, Pura Fe, Marian Anderson, Sharam Nazare, Fats Waller, Sara Pearson

Premiere - P.S. 122, New York City, April 23, 1992

Funding for A History of Silence was provided by the Jerome Foundation and the Harkness Foundation.