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Date: Friday, June 30  |  Time: 8:15pm  |  Stage: TBA

Danielle Ross


Danielle Ross is a choreographer and performer. She co-curates the series Pure Surface, is on the board of the Creative Music Guild, is a founding member of the dance publication FRONT and dances for Linda Austin. Her next work, Apparatus, will be performed at Disjecta July 14-16.  



Lisa Schonberg


Lisa Schonberg is a drummer, composer, writer, and natural historian. She integrates her interests through creative documentation of soundscapes, insects, and habitat. Lisa performs in the band Explode into Colors and composes for her percussion ensemble Secret Drum Band. She is the author of The DIY Guide to Drums, The Hylaeus Project: The Endangered Native Bees of Hawaii. and a regular contributor to Tom Tom Magazine. Her past bands include STLS and Kickball, and she has performed or otherwise collaborated with DUBAIS, Thao With The Get Down Stay Down, Mirah, Tara Jane Oneil, Tuneyards, Erase Errata, The Need, Cloud Eye Control, Gabriel Salomon and Peter Broderick. She has performed at MOMA PS1, the Centre Pompidou, High Desert Test Sites, The Los Angeles Museum of Natural History, & the TBA Festival.


Heather Treadway (Explode into Colors, Secret Drum Band)  is a Portland based fashion designer and costumer and musician.