Serena Chopra is a multidisciplinary artist, working as a professional modern dancer and five-year company member with Evolving Doors Dance, as well as a visual artist, serving as a 2011-2013 resident artist at the RedLine Gallery in Denver. She is a co-founder and actor in the poet’s theater group, GASP and recently worked with Splintered Light Theater on a full-length production of her most recent book, Ic, for which she composed the sound score. She has an ongoing text/image collaboration, Memory is a Future Tense, with artist Lu Cong. She is earning her PhD in Creative Writing at the University of Denver and is the author of two books, This Human (Coconut Books 2013) and Ic (Horse Less Press 2017), along with two chapbooks, Penumbra (Flying Guillotine 2012) and Livid Season (Free Poetry 2012).

If interested in inviting Serena for teaching, lectures, workshops, readings or other performances or events, please send an email to Serena.R.Chopra@gmail.com.

Dance
Evolving Doors Dance, Company Member 2010-Present

Counterpath Press, Choreographed and Performed by Serena Chopra, 2014

You & Me, Dancer and Performer, 2014-2015

 

Theater and Performance Art
Splintered Light Theater’s production of Serena Chopra’s, Ic, Denver June 2016:
Ic Performance Footage, Directed by Andryn Arithson
Ic Sound Score, Composed by Serena Chopra

GASP, Co-Founder, Co-Director and Performer, 2011-Present

 

Visual Art
RedLine Gallery Denver, Resident Artist 2011-2013

Gallery of Work, 2012-Present

 

Collaborations
Memory Is a Future Tense, a Text/Image Collaboration with artist, Lu Cong

MissMissBlog, a narrative collaboration with photographer, Kasey Ferlic, and queer women in Bangalore, India [project funded by the Fulbright Creative Research Grant, 2016-2017]

You & Me, Dancer and Performer, 2014-2015

Collections, a digital instillation by Bryan Leister with text by Serena Chopra, 2012

 

Film
Grisaille, A Film by Ed Bowes, Actor, 2013

Seahorse Powder Room, A Film by Ed Bowes, Actor, 2017