2011 Program

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Company: Season Archive: 2011

Jeanne Ruddy’s 11th Season

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Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

April 14, 2011, 7:30 pm (Opening Night Gala)
April 15, 2011, 8:00 pm (post-performance talk with Ruddy, Osborne and Fishman-Johnson)
April 16, 2011, 8:00 pm
April 17, 2011, 2:00 pm

MonTage à Trois

Combining three elements: dance, music and painting and created specifically for the galleries of the Pennsylvannia Academy of the Fine Arts, MonTage à Trois is inspired by the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts’ theme, Paris 1910-1920. An era of innovation. Inspiration. Joie de vivre.

MonTage à Trois is comprised of twenty-two musical selections by Claude Debussy, Erik Satie and Igor Stravinsky paired with sixteen paintings and seven dancers.

Choreography: Jeanne Ruddy
Music: Claude Debussy, Erik Satie, Igor Stravinsky
Paintings: Elizabeth Osborne
Costume Design: Jeffrey Wirsing
Lighting Design: Peter J. Jakubowski
Video Design: Ellen Fishman-Johnson Performers: Rick Callendar, Melissa Chisena, Thayne Alexandar Dibble, Janet Pilla, Gabielle Revlock, Sean Rosswell, Christine Taylor

2011 Benefit:Parade, more info...

Board of Directors

Jeanne Ruddy, Artistic and Executive Director
Gregory G. Gosfield, Esq, President
Victor F. Keen Esq, Vice President/Treasurer
Kathryn Keeler President Emeritus
Floss Barer
Gordon Daniels
Jennifer Grady
Milli Lane-Berg
Robert J. Wallner, MD

Advisory Board

Mark Dendy
Eugene Lowery
Martha Myers
Igal Perry
Susan Rock
Roslyne Paige Stern
Leslie Stiles
F. Randal Swartz


Bryan Mutluk: Managing Director
Ron Snitzer: Financial Manager
Judy L. Williams: Rental Coordinator
Christen Zulli: Engagement Manager

Independent Consultants

Nina Zucker & Associates: Press Relations
Caren Goldstein, Concept Factory: Graphic design
Beth Emmott: Web Design
Bob Emmott: Photographer
Lynne Goldstein: Copy Writer
Michelle Hitz: Grant Writer
Sue Joseph, CPA, Haefele, Flanagan & Co, pc: Accounts


Dolfinger-McMahon Fund
Samuel S. Fels Fund
Lida Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
William Penn Foundation
Pennsylvania Council on the Arts
Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development
Philadelphia Cultural Alliance
Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts 2011
Suzanne F. Roberts Cultural Development Fund