The Floating World

Project Type
Dance, Projection Design
Co-conception, Projection Design for Dance

The Emmy Award winning The Floating World premiered at the San Diego Museum of Art in conjunction with their landmark Dreams and Diversions exhibition of Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock prints. Co-Created with choreographer John Malashock, with costumes by international fashion icon Zandra Rhodes and music by “avant cellist” Zoë Keating, the performance was awarded an Emmy in 2012.

UT San Diego, Danceplug LA, and San reviews of the performance. KPBS radio spots, UT San Diego interviews, and Ballet Magazine reviews of workshop performances.

Performed: April 8-23, 2011

Conceived by John Malashock and Tara Knight
Choreography: John Malashock
Visual Art: Tara Knight
Costume Design: Zandra Rhodes
Music: Zoë Keating
Sound: Paul Peterson
Lighting Design: Jimmy Duke
Projection Assistant: Ian Wallace
Technical Director: Lawrence Seifert
Stage Manager: Evangeline Rose Whitlock