Guest performers Edisa Weeks, Luke Gutgsell, Brandin Steffensen, Lynn Neuman, Jule Ramirez, Kim Irwin, and many others add zest to a core group of eight dancers: Brynne Billingsley, Aditi Dhruv, Elise Knudson, Rebekah Morin, Jody Oberfelder, Edward Rice, Jake Szczypek, and Carlton Ward. Lighting design by Kathy Kaufmann, costumes by Katrin Schnabl, and live music to be performed by Malina Rauschenfels, Melody Fader, Tine Kindermann, Andrew Nolen, Kamala Sankarem, and Gamelan Son of Lion.
Thursday's show will be a gala performance to benefit Jody Oberfelder Dance Projects. A Tale Supporter ($150) receives seating in the reserved orchestra section plus an invitation to the post-performance gala at Abrons. A Head Supporter ($250) receives all the benefits of Tales Support, plus an invitation to an open rehearsal of HEADS or TALES and a DVD of the dance film "Crash Helmet" featuring rare Jody Oberfelder dance performances and projects."/>