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In Voluntary Encounters: Performance Documentary

Maida Withers Dance Construction Company and Guest Artists from NYC, Boston and Japan create an interactive event of dance, live video feed, film, and electronic music that features improvisations by choreographers who perform and a composer who performs: Nate Bond, ... more »

In Winds of Sand (DC)

Performance and visual installation based on Joseph Campbell's Hero's Journey: innocent, martyr, orphan, caretaker, warrior, destroyer, magician, and the ruler In Winds of Sand was performed in Washington, DC and internationally in Korea, Venezuela and The Netherlands Withers "Statement to the ... more »

In Winds of Sand (Korea)

Performance and visual installation based on Joseph Campbell's Hero's Journey: innocent, martyr, orphan, caretaker, warrior, destroyer, magician, and the ruler In Winds of Sand was performed in Washington, DC and internationally in Korea, Venezuela and The Netherlands Withers "Statement to the ... more »

In Winds of Sand (Venezuela)

1997 - Performance and visual installation based on Joseph Campbell's Hero's Journey: innocent, martyr, orphan, caretaker, warrior, destroyer, magician, and the ruler In Winds of Sand was performed in Washington, DC and internationally in Korea, Venezuela and The Netherlands Withers "Statement ... more »

Interview - Dance and Technology

Stacy Palatt interviews Maida Withers on the relationship of technology to creating and performing original dance work, 1968 to 2014

Interview - Maida Withers with Wen Hui and Feng Dehua, Beijing, China

"I Am Not Afraid!" Maida Withers is interviewed by Chinese dance artist, Wen Hui, Living Dance Studio, Beijing with translation by Feng Dehua, writer, Beijing, China, assisted by Estelle Zheng, performer, Paris, France Maida discusses making dances for ... more »

Interview with Performance - Capitol Edition (1985)

"When Maida Moves" Television special and interview in 1985, on CAPITAL EDITION, CBS - Channel 9 - Studio 11, Washington, DC Choreographer/dancer, Maida Withers, is featured with members of Maida Withers Dance Construction Company - Brook Andrews, Dale ... more »

Investigation of Late (2002)

Maida created and performed this work with Lotta Lundgren, dancer from Sweden, for the concert five Views - 5 Companies Maida produced with the GW Department of Theatre and Dance at the Dorothy Betts Marvin Theatre, May 3 and 4, ... more »

Issues of Gender

Provocative exhibition stimulates provocative dance response throughout the Arlington Art Center In 1991 there was a growing awareness and sensitivity to issues about gender Maida Withers was commissioned to create dance works throughout Arlington Art Center, Arlington, Virginia ... more »

Kickstarter Campaigne MindFluctuations Premiere

Fundraising campaign for the premiere of MindFluctuations on March 19, 2015, Lisner Auditorium 730 21st Street NW, Washington, DC

Laser Dance "Suites of Light" - Presentation

1985 - Laser Dance "Suites of Light" - Artists' public presentation of the creation of a multidisciplinary performance project The artists, with an audience of 300 people, explored how the multiple art forms (laser light beams, dance, and ... more »

Laser Dance: EXCERPTS, DOCUMENTARY PERFORMANCE (23:10)

Evening-length space odyssey that takes place inside a lrage-scale installation of argon laser beams originating from upstage center and projecting toward 50 mirrors placed in the auditorium and on stage Features a sound installation responsive to the laser beams Concept and ... more »

Ledge

Ledge is a mythical journey performed by Maida Withers and John Lancaster to an original new music score by composer Michael Willis in a sparse stage set of hanging ropes This is a full evening duet in seven segments: "Moving ... more »

MAIDA I (2011) (FILM) (2:45)

The camera is turned on Maida Withers in this study of motion and the force of nature by Ayodamola Okunseinde Dancer, choreographer, film director - Maida Withers Editor / Narrative Design – Ayodamola Okunseinde Camera - Anthony Gongora, Ayodamola Okunseinde, Sarah Snyder, Amy ... more »

MAIDA II (FILM) (2:54)

Film short featuring Maida Withers in a whimsical struggle for artistic enlightenment and risk taking with animation by Callison Slater Shot in the Bella Faccia Inc television studio as part of Withers Dance Portraits on Screen Series Concept ... more »