Singing for Your Supper (2011)

This piece is the result of the choreographer’s whimsical musings on the similarities between the mythological Greek Sirens and lounge singers/chanteuses of the 1940’s. Both types of female creatures use beauty and song as a lure and/or distraction, often convincing hapless men to dismiss any thoughts of undercurrents. The lines between literal sense and figurative sense are blurred, because, in effect, both female creatures are singing for their supper…