Emily Mast

4030 N. Figueroa St. Los Angeles, CA 90065 mastonfig@gmail.com






Mast on Fig is ever so pleased to announce another “Intimate Experience” by choreographer and performer Dorothy Dubrule! Intimate Experiences are performative experiments (concerts, classes, conversations, workshops, readings, meditations, etc.) that will take place on a weekly basis over the course of this summer.Dorothy Dubrule
Mermaid Room
Saturday, August 3rd
4PM & 6PM
Mast on Fig
4030 N Figueroa St LA 90065
Limit: 18 people per session
$10 suggested donation at the door

Inspired by a mermaid theme park and 18-seat mermaid theater that opened in Weeki Wachee, Florida in 1947, as well as documentation of “real mermaid sightings”, Mermaid Room is a tarp dance for three people: Jason Black, Ahrum Hong and Erin Schneider. Their performance is tempered by a cat-like attraction to crinkly, shiny plastic and the movements of concealing and revealing, and features songs by Peggy Lee. A solo iteration of this work, titled understudy, premiered at the Electric Lodge in January, 2019.

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Dorothy Dubrule is choreographer and performer based in Los Angeles, where she is the director of Pieter Performance Space. Her choreography is made in collaboration with people who do not identify as dancers and has been performed in theaters as well as bars, clubs, galleries, sound stages and sports arenas. She has worked with choreographers Alexx Shilling, Alison D’Amato, Ann Carlson, Lea Anderson, Lionel Popkin, Melinda Ring, Milka Djordjevich, Ros Warby, Victoria Marks and Tino Sehgal. Dorothy has danced in music videos and live shows for bands such as Panda Bear, Toro y Moi, Spank Rock and Sweatheart. Prior to moving to LA, she was a member of performance collective Club Lyfestile and comedic fly-girl crew Body Dreamz in Philadelphia. Dorothy received a BA in Philosophy and Literature from New College of Florida and an MFA in Choreography and Performance from UCLA’s Department of World Arts and Cultures/Dance.












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