The Sofa

composing – Brian Lawlor

Brian Lawlor is, as he puts it, "a musical mutt." The composer for Whim W'Him artistic director/choreographer Olivier Wevers' revealing new I don't remember a spark,* Brian says he is a "hypercollaborator." He delights in working with theatrical, dance, and [...]

2017-02-07T02:20:58-08:00May 17th, 2013|

traveling – Whim W’Him is going places

Whim W'Him is headed to New York City, by invitation, to the Joyce Theater—crème de la crème of US dance venues—as a part of their Ballet v6.0 Festival. August 12-13, 2013. A great honor. A terrific opportunity. A big expense! [...]

2018-02-14T16:47:44-08:00May 3rd, 2013|

soaring – Patricia Barker

  In Vienna The most renowned ballerina yet to come out of Pacific Northwest Ballet, Patricia Barker recently commissioned Whim W’Him artistic director Olivier Wevers’s The Sofa for Grand Rapids Ballet Company. It will receive its first Seattle performances in January 2013.* Now in her third season as [...]

2018-02-13T10:15:34-08:00December 17th, 2012|