Up Close and Personal

posted by Kina Poon on Thursday, Jun 21, 2012
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Soojin Choi of Cedar Lake. Photo by Erez Sabag, Courtesy Cedar Lake.

Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet has one of the coolest spaces—and some of the coolest dancers—in NYC. Artistic director Benoit-Swan Pouffer takes full advantage of both in his site-specific installations, the most recent of which is running at the Cedar Lake Theater through Friday. It's a chance to see the incredible talents of Ebony Williams, Jon Bond, Soojin Choi, and so many more, up close and personal, as the performance happens within and around the standing audience. Check out this video footage from May 2011's installation: