THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS, a short mini series, is inspired by the strangeness of our current realities. THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS is a reference to the Lewis Carroll novel, “Alice: Through the Looking Glass”, in which Alice crosses over into a bizarre universe when she enters the flipped world on the other side of a mirror.
At the start of the pandemic, our consciousness immediately shifted, and the lens of our realities where slightly repositioned. Through the screens on our devices, we witnessed each other’s experiences. As we peered down into these mirrors, some found new curiosities and perspectives as we connected globally to a universal human experience. The pandemic led us down new paths of creating virtually and inventing new ways to connect with a public which could not reach the Performing Arts through the theaters and indoor venues. THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS is a chain of short dance films showcasing a collaboration between various composers, dancers, and visual artists across the social media network.
Now, is the time to explore the upside of sharing and connecting art
online. THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS follows these strange happenings, and unveils the unpredictable.