Casey Curran

Whim W’Him photo favorites 3 – Adam Bamberg

Whim W'Him is fortunate to have Adam Bamberg, of Bamberg Fine Art Photography— along with wife Kim Bamberg and co-conspirator Molly Magee—as official recorders of the company's most striking moments. Here are Adam's thoughts on the favorite photos he chose for [...]

2018-02-13T09:30:39-08:00April 26th, 2013|

glancing backward – and ahead

2012 brought new horizons, new challenges and new triumphs to Whim W'Him, now ensconced as the resident dance company of Intiman Theatre (recently renamed Playhouse at the Seattle Center). As a salute to the past year's achievements, here is a brief [...]

2018-02-14T13:09:28-08:00January 4th, 2013|

setting the stage – Casey Curran

Thursday update: Just before the start of yesterday afternoon's rehearsal, Casey Curran badly cut a thumb in the line of duty. He got a skin graft and has a huge bandage now, but is on the way to recovery. All [...]

2018-02-14T10:27:24-08:00May 15th, 2012|

approaching ecstasy 3 – choreographing

A rather daunting prospect. Dances for eighteen sung poems of poet C.P. Cavafy, to create, teach/learn, and refine in five short weeks. This Wednesday morning, Whim W’Him artistic director/choreographer Olivier Wevers, along with dancers Chalnessa Eames and Tory Peil jumped [...]

2017-02-07T02:21:06-08:00April 13th, 2012|

inventing – Casey Curran

Casey Curran is a master of ingenuity, a prince of the imagination. His kinetic art takes the form of intricate sculptural mechanisms that resemble and fascinate like the marvels in a children’s fairy tale. For me, they recall the imagery [...]

2018-02-13T15:34:19-08:00June 19th, 2011|