On Me

On Me explores the idiom, “to carry the weight of the world on one’s shoulders.”

Choreography: Jacob Jonas
Lighting Design: William Adashek
Costume Design: Tessa Matthias
Music: Tim Hecker
Commissioned by The Music Center
45 minutes

Performance History:
Side Door Series (Los Angeles, CA) January 11-13, 2018

Ford Theaters, commissioned and presented by The Music Center (Los Angeles, CA)
August 19, 2017 (premiere)

Press:

On Me is a thoughtful and timely work choreographed and directed by Jacob Jonas for his team of diverse and very talented dance artists”  -BachTrack, Jeff Slaton

“The piece featured increasingly impressive weight-sharing and partnering feats Jonas has become known for.” –LA Dance Review,