The Dance of da Vinci
Deconstructing Leonardo's Notebooks
"...inspired by one of the biggest thinkers in history"
- Hartford Courant
Inspired by Leonardo’s notebooks, choreographer
Sonia Plumb exploresthe artist and polymath's relationship with Renaissance Humanism and the
inextricable connection between science and art.
Original music by Michael Wall.
Lighting by Michael Chybowski
Projections by Bryan Swormstedt
Costumes by Sabrina Notarfrancisco
Featured New Works
Rituals, Reverence and Confessions
Sparked by Leonardo’s ecclesiastical architectural drawings
and the influence of religion on his work and life.
An homage to the artist’s inventions.
Based on Leonardo’s eloquent observations and
emotionally-charged sketches of humans and animals.
A methodical study of movement that quickly
becomes a fast-paced dance for four.
Check out the trailers below!
Special thanks to our Sponsors
Without whom this project would not be possible.
Maximilian E. & Marion O. Hoffman Foundation
William and Alice Mortensen Foundation
The Betty Knox Foundation
The Michael & Janet Suisman Community Access Fund
at the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving .