Margaret Wiss


Island to Island


Margaret Wiss is a choreographer, educator, and performer who holds an MFA from NYU’s Tisch School for the Arts. Under the name, she has choreographed for PDX Contemporary Ballet, North Atlantic Dance Theatre, The Harvard Ballet Company, and the danceBARN Festival. This dancefilm, Island to Island, was created in collaboration with composer Colin Minigan, the dancers, and the landscapes of Islesford, ME and New York City. It is a quartet of justaposed environments and duets exploring the in-between, places of transition, of comings and goings and how individuals make decisions. A film of the interpersonal and inter-place.