PTA Artist: Mandie Reiber
Mandie Reiber – Choreographer & Dancer
Mandie Reiber is an artist – and more importantly, a dreamer. She lives and works in Cincinnati, OH, where she teaches visual art and dance at local schools and community arts centers. She has a BFA in Illustration from the Art Academy of Cincinnati, and she uses her education in visual storytelling to choreograph and perform professionally with Pones, Inc. and InBocca Performance. Mandie also recently debuted her first original production, T[HERE], which utilized her various passions – writing, illustration, dance, and music – to tell the stories of people living in the Over-the-Rhine community in Cincinnati. http://www.thethereproject.com/
Title: The Devil Made Me Do It
Performance Description: This piece explores depression, self-harm, negative peer pressure, and inner demons by presenting a combination of modern dance and spoken word. It molds the darkness that we all face into a form, which makes the interior war visible and tangible.