Lena is a dance artist who has created and performed work from the Sonoran desert of the Southwest to the Andes Mountains of South America. Her latest project is serving as co-founder of The Lovelies, New York City’s foremost dance compositional improvisation company. In New York, Lauer has produced work at venues such as Dance New Amsterdam, The Tank, Judson Church and Gowanus Art + Production, where her incorporation of the aerial arts, modern dance, improvisation, inventive partnering and sound scores provide a foundation for Lena’s aesthetic. She has taught at Ohio Northern University, as well as Lima City Schools in Ohio and The Ohio State University where she was also commissioned to set original choreography for A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. Lena will be presenting work this Fall at Triskelion Arts and curates for the FIGMENT project every summer on Governor’s Island.
On April 20, 2016