Posts tagged "Creative Resident Program"
The Speakeasy: Traversing a Mountain

The Speakeasy: Traversing a Mountain

Addressing the Elephantine Alp How many ways to traverse a mountain? Around, over, through. A circumambulatory hike around the base may have given us a peek to what landscape, what skies and weather conditions the other side is capable to offer; instead we hoisted our pickaxes immediately and tried to chip our way through solid rock. The ills of no existent structure can be cured in 25...
The Nether Highway of the Social Contract: Part 2

The Nether Highway of the Social Contract: Part 2

Through my dashboard the rhythmic hologram of Venus projecting up from reflective dashes, her columnar nakedness a stolid repetition of disfigurement as idealization, brokenness inevitably paired with the female form. It was Kansas, and I was driving because that’s what we all did, because it was the plains, everything stretched out into brown-dry wheat fields and endless parking lots. Like many images from my psyche of that...
More the Mind Than the Body

More the Mind Than the Body

The world premiere of The Samurai Project final piece will be Friday, August 22nd at 8 and 10pm at Velocity Dance Center (click showtimes for tickets). How can we say something true with our bodies? Learning versus unlearning. A huge part of the Samurai process is deconstruction; exposing the root of why the dancers choose movement to express themselves. There is guidance and structure, but not in...
The Samurai Project from the Inside Out

The Samurai Project from the Inside Out

There will be a free showing of The Samurai Project this Friday, August 15th, from 3-4:30pm. Click here for more information. There will be two shows of the final piece on Friday, August 22nd at 8 and 10pm (click showtimes for tickets).   Take a moment. Pause. Breathe. Picture a blank canvas. Read into this with an open mind. If what you are seeking is a description...