dreamcatcher choreographed and directed by Leda Elliott
DeAnna began training and performing with Leda Elliott in 1999. DeAnna has studied various T'ai Chi forms with Leda including Yang style, snake form, southern fist, northern fist, meditation and fan. In 2001, DeAnna performed in DREAMCATCHER, a full length production choreographed and directed by Leda blending wushu, tango, dance, opera, piano and theater. Sponsored by the BCA, this production was featured as part of their City Sound Program, and premiered in the Historic Cyclorama on Tremont Street in Boston. DeAnna performed ETERNAL CIRCLE, a piece combining movements of BaGua, T'ai Chi Sleeves and modern dance and THE AWAKENING, a piece utilizing Wushu spear.