Company SBB – Wandering Bodies
Company SBB // Stefanie Batten Bland is an interdisciplinary dance-theatre company whose creations for stages, spaces, and films question contemporary and historical cultural symbolism and the complexities of human relationships.
Based in New York since 2011, Company SBB was founded in France in 2008, where it quickly caught the attention of presenter, fellow artists, and audiences with its award-winning choreographic installations, riveting performances, The company creates work which aims to impact local and global communities. Company SBB’s social and philosophical messages are visceral and accessible to a diverse public, enabling people to embrace emotional content from a place of kinetic empathy.
Derrick Belcham is a Canadian filmmaker based out of Brooklyn, NY whose internationally-recognized work in documentary and performance film has led him to work with such artists as Philip Glass, Steve Reich, Yo Yo Ma, Laurie Anderson, Paul Simon and hundreds of others in music, dance, theater and architecture. He has created works and lectured at such institutions as MoMA PS1, MoCA, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, The Whitney Museum Of American Art, Musee D’Art Contemporain, The Philip Johnson Glass House, Brooklyn Academy of Music and The Contemporary Arts Center of Cincinnati. His work regularly appears in publications such as The New York Times, Vogue, Pitchfork, NPR and Rolling Stone as well as being screened at short, dance and experimental festivals and retrospectives around the world.