JUNE 12 + 13, 2018

was originally commissioned by Cornish Presents and premiered at the Cornish Playhouse at Seattle Center in February 2018. //TECTONIC MARROW SOCIETY will be presenting an excerpted remount of the work at the Seattle International Dance Festival on June 12th and 13th, 2018. Both performances will be at 7:30PM.


"an overwhelmingly beautiful and harrowing experience"

- Dave Segal, The Stranger

TICKETS >> seattleidf.org

PYLON III is the final work in a trilogy of dance performances choreographed by Colemxn Pester, presenting an abstract narrative of human resilience and a journey towards embodied utopia. The PYLON series examines complex systems of control using highly physical choreography and architectural set pieces.


Direction + Concept >> Colemxn Pester

Choreography >> Colemxn Pester in collaboration with dancers

Rehearsal Director >> Erica Badgeley

Dancers >> Erica Badgeley, Alexander Quetell, Robert Moore (remount), Gabriella Czarniak (remount), Laura Carella (remount), Cameo Lethem, Alicia Pugh

Text + Performance >> Stefan Richmond

Sound Composer >> Monika Khot (Nordra)

Visual Media + Set Design >> Alex Boeschenstein

Tech Design >> Ben Chaykin

Lighting Design >> Amiya Brown

Wardrobe Design >> Connor Carrara


PYLON III is made possible through partial funding support by Case van Rij, Timothy Tomlinson, and the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, residency support through KT Niehoff's 10 degrees and Seattle International Dance Festival’s James Ray Residency Program, sound mastering support by Pierced Ears Recording, and generous contributions by Photon Factory design studio.