Performance video clips


Encounter #44 (Los Angeles State Historic Park 1/20/2018)

Pacific Standard Time Festival: Live Art LA/LA

Encounter #43 (Human Resources, Los Angeles 1/14/2018)

Pacific Standard Time Festival: Live Art LA/LA

Encounter #33 (Boyle Heights, Los Angeles, 9/22/2016)

Performers: Mariel Carranza, Allison Wyper, Samuel White, Dorian Wood, Rochelle Fabb, Carol McDowell, Rossen Ventzislavov, John Burtle.
Video by Nathan Kim. 
Documented for “Same Difference: Equinox to Equinox,” a global performance organized by Bbeyond (Belfast).

Sibling Rivers

with Terrance Houle (Canada) and Sam Fox (Australia)

World Premiere at Contemporary Calgary for M:ST 7, 2014

LA River Encounter

A 3-hour durational performance at Red Car River Park, Los Angeles.
Performers: Mariel Carranza, Dino Dinco, Rafa Esparza, Sara Schnadt, Samuel White, Allison Wyper.
Video by Allison Wyper and Marcela Fuentes.
Photography by Paul Outlaw.

Reflexive Actions for Sibling Rivers

In-progress showing simultaneously seen at USC (Los Angeles) and CIA Studios (Perth), live via Skype.



Performers: Allison Wyper and Sonia Oleniak
Hostess: Emily Beattie
Footage from UCLA's MFA Upstarts Series, produced by the Department of World Arts and Cultures, 2011.

Witness at POW!POW!POW! 

Witness premiered at POW!POW!POW! Action Art Festival, at Viracocha, San Francisco, on October 16, 2010.
Performed by Allison Wyper & Michelle Shiu-Lin Lai


Birthing a Nation

with Erika Katrina Barbosa
KPARK for Current: LA Public Art Biennial, South Weddington Park, Los Angeles (by invitation of KCHUNG Radio)
Footage by Xarene Eskandar

My Husband, My Country

Solo presented at the Dance Under Construction: Choreographing Politics/The Politics of Choreography conference at UCLA in May 2009. 


Witness (theatrical version) 

Presented in MFA2 UNCOVERED at Glorya Kaufman Dance Theatre, UCLA, 2010. 

Choreography by Allison Wyper. 
Performed by Michelle Shiu-Lin Lai and Allison Wyper, with voiceover by Jenna Monique Delgado.
Sound by Da Xu
Lights by Tony Shayne. 
Videography by Robbie Shaw. 

Unruly Bits

By Maria Gillespie (Oni Dance) and Allison Wyper.  UCLA Fowler Museum, 2010.

Performers: Heyward Bracey, Michelle Shiu-Lin Lai, Nguyen Nguyen, Michael Sakamoto, Mathew Sandoval, Beth Simons, Wilfried Souly, Lisa Wahlander, Gillespie and Wyper.  

Videography by Heather Coker. 


I Want to Love You

Excerpt from "I Want to Love You", a piece by Cortney Andrews. Performed at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 2012

Performers: Allison Wyper, Nick Duran

© 2012 Cortney Andrews

Vestiges of Creation

Directed by Michael Sakamoto in collaboration with Allison Wyper, Paul Outlaw, and Waewdao Sirisook, with a soundscore by Amy Knoles.  
Monologue written by Allison Wyper.
Glorya Kaufman Dance Theater, UCLA, 2009.