The past)(modern performance duo combines movement, sound, technology and theater elements into a new brand of live art that challenges traditional notions of performance.
Made up of percussionist Don Nichols and Purdue Dance Professor Rebecca Bryant, pmpd is dedicated to integrating thought-provoking dance, music and text into visceral, insightful and innovative performance pieces.
Currently based in Indiana, pmpd follows a collaborative model of developing work, resulting in truly multi-disciplinary performances. This website catalogues individual works by Rebecca Bryant and Don Nichols, as well as their collaborations with each other and other artists. This is the link for the individual websites of Don Nichols and Rebecca Bryant