It's Been a Busy Week - Reviews

Marylhurst University Art Gym presents dance exhibits and performances examining the 'before, after, during' of creative process

"Banyas leads an ensemble that works with a method she calls Everyday Dancing, which involves using images (snapshots or paintings) and props as prompts. "Our work is more like movement poetry," she says."     read more...

Dance review: Returning Conduit's favor: Donated performances honor collective's 15 years of nurturing dance in Portland

"Banyas is a kindred spirit, a dance/movement storyteller with deep knowledge of movement's ability to convey meaning. She's insouciant in "It's Been a Busy Week," in which a quartet of dancers verbally and physically shake out their scheduling angst and memories in increasingly off-the-wall non sequiturs."     read more...