Band of Artists: Translating Tourette into Artistry

In tribute to their recent performance at Penn State Abington and in advance of their Doylestown debut at the Michener, The Philadelphia Inquirer and Philly.com interviewed members of Band of Artists and featured them in print and online.

An uncontrollable twitch is a beautiful thing…  A flailing arm and jerking head are the equivalent of a graceful pirouette.

Band of Artists dancers (from left) Gema Valencia-Turco, Laura Baehr, Stuart Meyers, Darcy Lyons, and Frank Turco and director Sutie Madison will perform "Tourettes: A Dancing Disorder" on May 30 at the Michener Art Museum. (MICHAEL S. WIRTZ / Staff Photographer)

Band of Artists dancers (from left) Gema Valencia-Turco, Laura Baehr, Stuart Meyers, Darcy Lyons, and Frank Turco and director Sutie Madison will perform “Tourettes: A Dancing Disorder” on May 30 at the Michener Art Museum. (MICHAEL S. WIRTZ / Staff Photographer)

Read Kristin Holmes’ entire story here: http://articles.philly.com/2013-05-23/news/39448177_1_tourette-syndrome-tics-symptoms

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