PEAK PERFORMANCES (COMMISSIONER)
Peak Performances specializes in work that challenges boundaries of dance, theater, music, and opera. From its inception in 2005, under the direction of Jedediah Wheeler, Peak Performances has brought a wide range of internationally acclaimed artists to Montclair State University’s Alexander Kasser Theater. With an emphasis on interdisciplinary work, Peak Performances has presented over 50 world and American premieres by artists such as Robert Wilson, Bill T. Jones, Robert Whitman, David T. Little, Liz Gerring, Richard Schechner, Caroline Shaw, Richard Alston, Wayne McGregor, Cathie Boyd, Pat Graney, Deborah Hay, David Rousseve, Robyn Orlin, Romeo Castellucci, and Jan Fabre, among many others. By bringing together artists of uncommon imagination with audiences of adventuresome spirits, Peak Performances fosters a greater understanding and appreciation of creativity.