Em Papineau.JPG

Image Description: Em is seen from their shoulders up, facing forward, looking at the camera. Their brown hair is down, falling just above their shoulders with one strand falling slightly in front of the right side of their face. Em is wearing a black long sleeve shirt. There are tall trees and a blue sky in the background, with white snow covering the ground. 

Sofia Engelman.JPG

Image Description: Sofia is seen in profile from their shoulders upward, with their head turned over their left shoulder, looking at the camera. Her reddish brown curly hair is down, resting just above her shoulders. Sofia has two nose piercings and is wearing a black top with thick spaghetti straps. There are tall trees and a blue sky in the background, with white snow covering the ground.  

Upcoming // Current

Past

2021

Sunday, October 17th at 4:30pm

GRIEF CAROUSEL (in-progress, collaboration with Albert Mathias)

plus works by Jasmine Hearn, Jessie Young, and Anh Vo

freeskewl OUTSIDE // Performance

Brooklyn, NY

*free

Friday, October 22nd at 6:45pm

GRIEF CAROUSEL (in-progress, collaboration with Albert Mathias)

MOtiVE Brooklyn Gala at The DUMBO Archway

Brooklyn, NY

2021

Thursday, July 1 - Saturday, July 31

ORIGIN | SOURCE

screendance and interview available for streaming via 

Proteo Media's Post/Future Festival

(Virtual)

Saturday, July 23

Festival of Us

The Dance Complex

Cambridge, MA

2020

Saturday, December 19

On The House

freeskewl Teaching Artists Performance

(Virtual)

Tuesday, November 10

Open Performance

Movement Research

(Virtual)

Wednesday, October 28

POP-UP Practice (class)

freeskewl

(Virtual)

Thursday, October 29

Virtual International Arts Festival

Mark DeGarmo Dance Virtual Salon Performance Series (Emerging Dance from the U.S.)

(Virtual)

Saturday, September 5

Queer Spectra

Salt Lake City, UT

*online due to COVID-19

Thursday, June 18

INSTANT SAVIORS (how stars are made//revival) (excerpt)

Dancing Queerly

OBERON

Cambridge, MA

*cancelled due to COVID-19

Sunday, May 31

INSTANT SAVIORS (how stars are made//revival) (excerpt)

DRESSED|UNDRESSED

The Floor on Atlantic

Brooklyn, NY

*cancelled due to COVID-19

Friday, March 27

INSTANT SAVIORS (how stars are made//revival) (excerpt)

Tufts University

Medford, MA

*cancelled due to COVID-19

Monday, March 16

Choreography Workshop (aMasSSIT Mentoring Lab)

The Dance Complex

Cambridge, MA

*cancelled due to COVID-19

Friday + Saturday, February 28 + 29

INSTANT SAVIORS (how stars are made//revival)

SCDT Artists in Residence Performance

School for Contemporary Dance and Thought

Northampton, MA

**this performance is supported in part by a grant from the Northampton Arts Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency

January 17, 18,  24 + 31

INSTANT SAVIORS (how stars are made//revival)

CATALYSTS Performances

The Dance Complex

Cambridge, MA

2019

Thursday, December 26-Tuesday, December 31

Rehearsals, Workshops, and Showings at Winter Wonder Dance Festival

The Dance Complex

Cambridge, MA

Saturday, November 9

INSTANT SAVIORS (how stars are made//revival) + a group score

FeedBackLoops (performances with Kathleen Hermesdorf and dancers)

School for Contemporary Dance and Thought

Northampton, MA

Saturday-Sunday, September 14-15

Ten Tiny Dances

The Dance Complex

Cambridge, MA

Saturday, August 24

10Forward/The Root Cellar

Greenfield, MA

Friday, July 12

Preparations for Being Our Best Selves

DIVE!

Flywheel

Easthampton, MA

Friday + Saturday, June 28 + 29

INSTANT SAVIORS (just add water)

Dancing Queerly

The Dance Complex

Cambridge, MA

Saturday, June 29

Dance Curious Class

(a sampler w/ Em + Sof plus hip hop, vogue, and ballet)

Dancing Queerly

The Dance Complex

Cambridge, MA

Saturday, June 29

Dancing & Speaking Queerly: A Community Conversation

Dancing Queerly

The Dance Complex

Cambridge, MA

​Sunday, June 23

INSTANT SAVIORS (just add water) and Preparations for Being Our Best Selves

Festival of Us, You, We & Them

The Dance Complex

Cambridge, MA

Thursday + Saturday, April 25 + 27

INSTANT SAVIORS (just add water)

Providence Movement Festival

AS220

Providence, RI

Thursday-Saturday, April 11-13

INSTANT SAVIORS (just add water)

Senior Dance Concert

Smith College's Hallie Flanagan Theater

Northampton, MA

Saturday, April 6

INSTANT SAVIORS (just add water)

HUT XXIII

School for Contemporary Dance and Thought

Northampton, MA

Saturday, April 6

Contemporary Lab (master class)

School for Contemporary Dance and Thought

Northampton, MA

​Saturday + Sunday, March 23 + 24

INSTANT SAVIORS (just add water)

Women in Motion at EstroGenius Festival, curated by Katy Pyle

Kraine Theater

New York, NY

Friday, February 15

Preparations for Being Our Best Selves: an installation

SCDT Gala Fundraiser Celebration

School for Contemporary Dance and Thought/Studio 4

Northampton, MA

​Tuesday, January 8

INSTANT SAVIORS (just add water)

FRESH Festival: RIPE [raw + intimate performance experiments]

Project Artaud's Space 124

San Francisco, CA

2018

Thursday-Saturday, November 29-December 1

I Don't Know - It Does a duet choreographed by Michael Figueroa

All By Myself, an evening by Ruckus Dance

Arts at the Armory

Somerville, MA

Monday, October 8

Things That Are: for two

Movement Research at the Judson Church

New York, NY

Friday, June 8

Where the air is light and clear

National College Dance Festival

Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Washington, DC

Sunday, March 18

Moving Target Portland (master class)

The Living Room

Portland, ME

Saturday, March 17

Where the air is light and clear

Artist-in-Residence Showing

The Living Room 

Portland, ME

Friday, March 16

Trash Hats

Kaleidoscope: An Evening of Performance 

The Living Room

Portland, ME

Friday, March 9

Where the air is light and clear and Trash Hats

Fresh Dance Fridays

Green Street Studios

Cambridge, MA