Dearest Possession is a trio that articulates the inner and outer realm of mental and physical abuse that happens to people of color in society.
Los Angeles Contemporary Dance Company
The poetic title is a metaphor for those who have had to assimilate into a society of White America. George’s new work is a deeper redevelopment of Tainted, a solo piece that premiered at the Odyssey in 2020.
A collaborative work with the Cellist Seth Parker Woods. Virtual performance streamed from Merkin Hall of the Kaufman Music Center in New York May 2021.
Artist: Jeremy Shaw, Vancouver native based in Berlin created a film installation that embodied Roderick’s choreography and dancing.
From the perspective of the choreographer, existence as a human is like a particle being blown in this enormous space called Earth ; a tiny atom shifting and coerced into each space.
Taking influences from classical ballet, hiphop and breakdance, and modern dance, Roderick George contemplates race relations, being an immigrant, and challenges the status quo in his new piece, Fleshless Beast.