Vital Spark North’s ‘Funktionlust’
Join Vital Spark North’s current project ‘Funktionlust,’ which integrates dance, original live music, physical theater and video on Friday, September 20, at 7:30 p.m., at Green Mountain College’s Ackley Theater. It is free and open to the public.
‘Funktionlust’ includes six diverse works revealing humanity in provocative, haunting and elegant ways.
Vital Spark North features the collaborative work of choreographer, performer and visual artist Erika Lawlor Schmidt and
composer/pianist Gary T. Schmidt. Vital Spark performances present a charged artistic vision that moves beyond safety zones and seeks to connect the human spirit and dream.
Erika is an award winning artist that earned her MFA from the University of South Florida, Tampa and has produced performances in numerous cities across the U.S. and Europe. Gary is a composer/pianist and received an MM in music composition/theory from the University of Illinois. Erika and Gary have been collaborating in art and life for over 30 years.