Kicking off Biddeford’s Fringe Fest on August 18th, internationally acclaimed vertical dance company, BANDALOOP - from Oakland, CA, will perform excerpts of their work LOOM:FIELD on the side of Biddeford’s new residential community, Lofts at The Levee - located in a historic mill building at 1 Upper Falls Rd. in Biddeford.
LOOM:FIELD weaves performance, research, and education around the ancestral power and ecological impacts of textiles past, present and future. Performances run approximately 15 minutes and will take place at 5pm and 7pm.
*We recommend that attendees park in the adjacent Pearl Street Parking Garage.
Lead Project Partners: Engine and Heart of Biddeford
This project has been funded in part by a grant from the Maine Arts Commission, an independent state agency supported by the National Endowment for the Arts, a National Dance Project grant from the New England Foundation for the Arts, the City of Biddeford and Horizon Foundation.
Port Property - Lofts on The Levee (HOST sponsor), Ocean View Properties, Jim Godbout Plumbing and Heating, Inc., Maine Seaside Rentals, The Lincoln Hotel, P&C Insurance, Furman Gregory Deptula LLC., Suger, Collective Motion Arts Center, Casco Bay Movers, Impact Fitness, Time & Tide, Diver Down, Roundturn Distilling, Saco Biddeford Savings Institution
Gordon Russell, Doug Sanford
Special Thanks to: Peter McPheeters - Fundraising Support, Stephanie Edwards - Fundraising Consultant, Paul McDonough (President of the Biddeford Historical Society) - Dramaturgical Consultant
To join our team of Sponsors: visit our GoFundme Campaign HERE