Monday, December 29, 2008

Kentucky -- Ben Asriel

Kentucky – Ben Asriel
Benjamin Ford Asriel grew up in Glasgow, Kentucky where he cultivated his love of art in his mother's dance classes, on the soccer field, and with the GHS Marching Band. He holds a Music BA from Brown University and a Dance MFA from NYU Tisch School of the Arts. Benjamin has performed locally, nationally, and internationally with several NYC-based choreographers, including Kyle Abraham, Gerald Casel, Milka Djordjevich, Walter Dundervil, Douglas Dunn, Gabriel Forestieri, Pavel Zustiak, and Edisa Weeks. Additionally, Ben creates original sound for dance, choreographs for theater, teaches, figure models, and creates his own work; his current choreographic research/fundraising venture—Project Paper Trail—can be viewed at <> .