What Bends



• Visuals, Motion Capture - Zach Duer
• Music - Charles Nichols
• Poetry - Erika Meitner
• Choreography, dance - Rachel Rugh
• Dance - Kary Gaines, Barbara Tait, Eric Mullis


• Moss Arts Center Cube, Blacksburg, VA, May 6, 2017

Sponsored by:

• VT Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology Mini SEAD Grant

What Bends is a multimedia performance that explores life in Appalachia. This topic is investigated through the medium of cutting edge technologies in the Moss Arts Center Cube, incorporating 360° immersive video projection, live spatial audio musical performance with electric violin and computer, multiple dancers with real-time video and audio interaction, and live processed spoken poetry.

Documentation of performance, Moss Arts Center Cube, Blacksburg, VA, May 6, 2017,

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