Classes:

For private percussion or drum set lessons with Don:
info[AT]pmpd.org

Rebecca is Assistant Professor of Dance at Purdue University



Performances Highlights:
This page catalogues a selection of individual performances by Rebecca Bryant and Don Nichols, as well as their collaborations with each other and other artists.

From 2010 and before:

November
Sonorities Festival of Contemporary Music

Iowa State University Guest Artist Residnecy

September
R3DL performance at San Diego State University

August
Transcontact Festival, Cluj, Romania

July
Dance Ranch Berlin with Lower Left

Don @ Black Sparrow Pub

flight/discovery project in Oslo & Stockholm

May
In Between Kaprow's Shorts
Schwelle 7 in Berlin, Germany
Via Skype from Indiana
in collaboration with Non Fiction

April/May
A Moment of Danger
Purdue Spring Dance Concert

February 26
Dance Department Experimental Show, New works
Purdue University 5:30 & 8pm

February 14
The Jazz Club, Lafayette, IN
Don plays with the Danny Weiss Quartet

January 17
National Dance Association Conference
Gala performance, Las Cruces, New Mexico

2009

[SPECIMENS]
Purdue Winter Dance Concert
December 11, 12

Danny Weiss Quartet CD Release Concert
December 11 @ Greyhouse, W. Lafayette

Don @ PASIC
Performs Another Border Crossing, Indianapolis, IN

Cancer Culture Community
Interdisciplinary performance in conjunction with performance of Poet Laureate Donald Hall

R3DL
Improvisational performance with guest artists Ray Castrey, Ron Estes and Leslie Seiters

Don @ Lafayette Uptown Blues & Jazz Festival

Denison University Artist Residency

Sean Griffin residency performance @ EMPAC
Troy, NY

SPRING WORKS 2009
premier of "unmade" Purdue University

Ohio State University Guest Artist Series

Residency/Workshop in Buenos Aires, Argentina

More or Less Content
with Lower Left Performance Collective
Performance Mix Festival
Joyce Soho Theater, NYC

2008

WITNESS
Winter Works @ Purdue University

Unrendered
June 2008
Missouri Fine Arts Academy
Evening of Movement, Sound and Images
with David Ollington, Susan Rieger, Natalia Jaeger and Ray Castrey

Spring Dance Show
May 1-4, 2008
The Man Who/The Woman Who
Coger Theater
Missouri State University, Springfield


January

Modern Night at the Folley
performance of Scene #1
Folley Theater, Kansas City

2007

November
Choreography Showcase
premiere of Scene #1, a duet improvisation with giraffe masks
Lawrence Arts Center, Kansas

June
THE MOVEMENT
an evening of dance, poetry and performance featuring new work by pmpd, bkSOUL and Collective Purpose.
Wagner Dance Building, San Diego

May
Rebecca improvises a solo Content with Content conceived by Andrew Wass
Coger Theater
Springfield, Missouri


2006

December
Don and Rebecca premiere Live
duet with sound, text and movement
4 x 4
Bluefoot Bar, San Diego

October
Premiere of blinking blood
a solo with movement and text by Rebecca Bryant
4 x 4
Bluefoot Bar, San Diego

September
Premiere of in search of gray
A quartet of 2 dancers and 2 musicians
Emerge III
Garfield Theater, San Diego

January
News Between Copies
a multimedia solo by Don Nichols
SUSHI