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Read the review by Heather Desaulniers.



What is the reality of being in a crowded world where, as Confucius stated, "excessive [population] growth may reduce output per worker, repress levels of living for the masses, and engender strife"?


Featuring 12 performers and choreography by Tanya Chianese, ka·nei·see | collective’s world premiere MASSES explores what it can feel like to live in an overpopulated urban world that desperately needs but sorely lacks compassion for the strangers among us.


2nd Home Season

July 9-10, 2016

ODC Theater, San Francisco, CA


Tanya Chianese


Hayley Bowman, Kelsey Gerber, Brittany Hernandez, Mallory Markham, Maddie Matuska, Amy McMurchie, Rebecca Morris, Linda Phung, Jessica Reis, Emma Salmon, Vera Schwegler, Oona Wong-Danders



Lucia Petito

Lighting Design: 

Linda Baumgardner

Costume Design:

Tanya Chianese, Mallory Markham, Emma Salmon


Olafur Arnalds, Nils Frahm


Dr. Daniel Goleman's 2007 TED Talk


Brittany Tran
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