When last we met the three choreographers of Whim W’Him’s #unprotected program on this page, they were at various stages of creation. Andrew Bartee had a name for his piece, a strong theme and some ideas about structure, but had not yet begun to develop the actual choreography with the dancers. Annabelle Lopez Ochoa was well on the way to completing her work in the studio, though there were still uncertainties about music and no title. Whim W’Him artistic director Olivier Wevers mostly had images in his head and a piece of music.
Last Friday Andrew began work in earnest on I’m here, but it’s not the same and this week he’s had, as he says, “an amazing three days.” He was inspired by “something of a breakthrough, in terms of structure, this morning