Katherine Kitfield Bascom ’10, an aerialist in New York

[Katherine Kitfield Bascom '10]Katherine Kitfield Bascom '10 will be a featured aerialist in "ONE," a groundbreaking project which will take place in Bryant Park in New York this Fall 2014.

What: ONE in New York is a first time, one-hour experience of moving sculpture comprised of human bodies for mass public viewing. Conceived, created and choreographed by Aly Rose, it consists of over 100 performers dancing while suspended 150 feet in the air within multiple inverted catenary structures erected inside Bryant Park.

Where & When
Where: Bryant Park, New York
Dates:Mid-September through Mid-October 2014
Time: 7:30 PM and 9:30 PM

Why: Made to symbolize the magnificence of man and the oneness of humanity, the art symbolizes our collective and individual plights and interdependence on one another. This monumental masterpiece celebrates the power of community. Creating a platform for diversity, shared innovation, appreciation of beauty and art, this installation uprights and inspires not only New Yorkers, but the thousands of tourists and expats visiting as well.

Who: ONE in New York is the collaboration of over 300 of the most talented performers, designers, engineers and production crew from across the globe. Our diverse team hails from the United States, China, Canada, the United Arab Emirates, Mexico, Australia, and France.

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