Andrew Schneider (lead artist) creates and performs solo performance works and large-scale dance works, builds interactive electronic art works and installations, and was a Wooster Group company member (video/performer) from 2007-2014. Andrew’s original performance work in NYC includes YOUARENOWHERE (2015 OBIE award, 2016 Drama Desk nom.) FIELD (2014), TIDAL (2013) and WOW+FLUTTER (2010) at The Chocolate Factory Theater among others. His interactive work has been featured in such publications as Art Forum and Wired, among others and at the Center Pompidou in Paris. More at andrewjs.com
Alicia ayo Ohs (core collaborator and performer) is a performer, educator and community builder. She is honored to have performed internationally and throughout the United States as an original cast member in Faye Driscoll’s Thank You for Coming: Attendance and Play and with Sally Silvers, Andrea Geyer, niv Acosta, Lily Gold, Sondra Loring and others. ayo is a founding member of Movement Research’s Artists of Color Council and continues to teach leadership development, yoga and wellness strategies in schools and non-profits. She is a graduate of NYU Tisch School of the Arts’ Experimental Theatre Wing and lives in Brooklyn, NY with her pit-bull mix. aliciaohs.com
Bobby McElver (core collaborator and sound designer) is a sound designer and composer for theater, dance, and film. He also designs interactive audio-visual technology for bands and live events. Company member of The Wooster Group 2011-2016. The Wooster Group: THE ROOM, EARLY SHAKER SPIRITUALS, CRY, TROJANS! (TROILUS & CRESSIDA), EARLY PLAYS, VIEUX CARRÉ, and HAMLET. Theater and Dance: Faye Driscoll, Andrew Schneider, NYC Players, Half Straddle, Young Jean Lee, Palissimo, Michou Szabo, Erin Markey. Film: Every Secret Thing (Tribeca Film Festival 2014). Nominated for 2015 Bessie for Outstanding Music Composition/Sound Design. More at bobbymcelver.com
Alessandra Calabi (core collaborator, company and stage manager) is a New York-based stage and production manager originally from Milan, Italy. A graduate of the New School for Social Research, she completed her Master’s Degree in Philosophy in 2015, concentrating her research at the intersection of performance, politics, and social theory. Alessandra is a co-creator of Andrew Schneider’s Obie-award winning YOUARENOWHERE, and is excited and grateful to continue this collaboration on AFTER. She is currently working with Pascal Rambert on the premiere of ACTRICE at the Théâtre des Bouffes du Nord in Paris. Alessandra has worked in the US and around the world for Faye Driscoll, Thaddeus Phillips, R.B. Schlather, Adam Weinert, Fixed Agency, Banana Bag and Bodice, among others.
Kedian Keohan (collaborator, performer, ensemble co-director, assistant stage manager, production assistant) is a theater-maker, performer, and founding member of the collaborative ensemble Church of the Millennials, whose “AMERIKA!” series has been presented at BAX, Ars Nova’s ANT FEST, and upcoming at IRT. Their recent work DAD DANCE!, created with Keenan Hurley has been presented at JACK, Feast Performance Series, and by The Playwriting Collective. They served as choreographic assistant and performer for the 2016 tour of Erin Markey’s A Ride On The Irish Cream, performed as a puppeteer in John Heginbotham & Amy Trompetter’s Fantasque, and have assisted Romeo Castellucci, Faye Driscoll, Geoff Sobelle, Anne Bogart, Real Estate, and Amanda Palmer. Kedian aspires to one day be sponsored by Gatorade. BA: Bard College. Pronouns: they/them/theirs. More at churchofthemillennials.org
Peter Musante (collaborator, performer, ensemble co-director, scenic assistant) creates interdisciplinary performances with a diverse group of artists. As collaborator/performer with Andrew Schneider: FIELD and YOUARENOWHERE. As Director: the.humanest and Archipelago.
Performer: Martha Clarke’s Angel Reapers, a canary torsi’s The People To Come and Blue Man Group. Frequent collaborator of bluemouth inc., Trusty Sidekick Theater Co., Spring Street Social Society and a founding member of Fixed Agency. His work has also been presented by The Brick, The Kraine, Galapagos and The Chocolate Factory's THROW series. MFA: Brooklyn College’s Performance and Interactive Media Arts program www.petermusante.com