SHENARTSFEST SEPT 9TH 2023-AMERICAN SHAKESPEARE CENTER BLACK FRIARS PLAYHOUSE OCT. 29TH 2023-COURT SQUARE THEATER MARCH 1,2,3RD 2024-NEW SPIRE ARTS STAGES MARCH 22,23RD 2024
A concept inspired by
Artistic Director- Eve Stanley’s 2022 Solo - A Swamp
Eve Stanley, Lainey Griffin & Becca Hopkins
Costume design by
For ShenArtsFest&American Shakespeare Center Blackfriars Playhouse
Meet the Musicians
Michel Fantom, composer of Spring and Summer for Walking Artwork
Michel Fantom is a multi-talented musician, creative artist, and music producer from Rockville, Maryland. Raised in a musical household, they began their journey with classical training and discovered a passion for music composition at an early age. With a diverse range of influences, Michel crafts captivating compositions that seamlessly blend hip-hop, jazz, and rock. Their music reflects a remarkable creativity and versatility, while their productions showcase meticulous attention to detail. Michel's unwavering dedication to their craft has solidified their position as a respected figure around the Winchester area, leaving an enduring impact on the contemporary music scene.
Matthew Neal, composer of Autumn and Winter for Walking Artwork
Matthew Neal is a composer, multi-instrumentalist performer, and audio engineer from Christiansburg, Virginia. Working with local bands such as Wicked Phat, Convoy, and as a solo artist, Matthew uses his skills as a guitarist, bassist, drummer, percussionist, and vocalist to create powerful music and performances that connect with his audience. Producing a wide spread of music from metal to americana to electronic, Matthew loves diversifying and connecting with new people and enjoying new experiences.
About the show
Music composed, arranged, and recorded by Michel Fantom.
Choreography by Eve Stanley in collaboration with company dancers. Inspired by new growth, blossoms, and fresh beginnings.
Music composed, arranged, and recorded by Michel Fantom. Choreography by Eve Stanley in collaboration with company dancers. Heavily inspired by Eve's 2022 solo "A Swamp". Drawn out movements with extensive lines portraying the hot summer sun, we slow down and enjoy the beauty of relaxation in nature.
Music composed, arranged, and recorded by Matthew Neal. Choreography by Becca Hopkins in collaboration with company dancers. Here we explore the cozy atmosphere that the season of Autumn cultivates. As the weather gets cooler, the desire for human affection and comfort grows.
Music composed, arranged, and recorded by Matthew Neal. Choreography by Eve Stanley in collaboration with company dancers. Cold and darkness. The season where the most warmth you can receive is by spending time with loved ones sharing memories of the past and future.