Here’s a list of Butoh Dance training opportunities – festivals, workshops and ongoing classes in the United States throughout the year 2019. Continue reading US Butoh Training Opportunities 2019
My MFA Cohort at Dell’Arte International has just been invited to perform our original tragedy Citizens of Nowhere at the UNAM Teatro International Theatre festival in Mexico City, this coming February 2019.
We are very excited about this opportunity and are looking for help raising funds to get us there! Please take a look at our Go Fund Me page, share, and contribute if you can. Continue reading Get us to the UNAM Theatre Finals!
Friday, December 21, 7pm – 10pm (3 hours)
Saturday, December 22, 2pm – 6pm (4 hours)
at Synapsis Nova, 212 G Street, Suite 102, Eureka, CA 95501
Friday night will feature a somatic journey of relaxation and awareness, coupled with exploration of the Japanese concept of ‘ma’ (間 – the space between things). We’ll finish with some free-dancing on some thematic prompts.
Saturday will feature more partner-based relaxation and awareness work, followed by play with Butoh Dance techniques new and old and the devising and performance of group and solo dances to celebrate our new-found emptiness and the potential therein. Continue reading Celebrating Empty: Butoh Workshop (Eureka, CA) 2018/12/21 & 2018/12/22
I’m excited to be choreographing some Butoh Dance for the upcoming Macabre Cabaret at Dell’Arte International in Blue Lake, CA on October 19 & 20, 2018. Featuring the talents of Idit Kichinovsky, Hannah Shaka, Cleo DeOrio, and Melanie Schauwecker. Date: Friday & Saturday, October 19 & 20, 2018 Time: 8:00pm Event: Dell’Arte’s Macabre Cabaret Venue: Dell’Arte’s Carlo Theater 131 H St Blue Lake, CA 95525, United States Tickets: … Continue reading “Crimes in the Madhouse” at the Macabre Cabaret
$100 each or $175 for two + shipping from Blue Lake, California.
These commedia half-masks are made from paper-mache, spackle, gesso, and acrylic paint. They are sealed on the inside and outside to protect them from sweat and humidity. They are designed to fit most faces and the fit can be easily altered by the wearer with the use of foam padding.
These masks designed and created by Jordan Rosin are inspired by the designs of his mask teacher Bruce Mars and intended to play as zanni, or lower-class servant types. Continue reading Commedia Masks for Sale!
I’m excited to be performing pieces from my new repertoire of Butoh Burlesque cabaret acts back in my former hometown of New York, NY. I’ll be sharing the stage with some of the incredible artists of SHINKA / Ren Gyo Soh as part of the Planet Connections Theatre Festivity.
Sunday, July 22, 2018
7:30pm – 9:30pm
Parkside Lounge, 317 E Houston Street,
New York, NY 10002, USA
free Continue reading Butoh Burlesque @ SHINKA Charity Cabaret for World Wildlife Fund – 2018/07/22
Online Private Coaching with Jordan Jordan is now available for online private coaching at a rate of $50 USD / hour. Coaching can be in Butoh Dance, yoga, and/or a variety of physical theatre techniques and/or fitness modalities. Packages There are also a number of package deals available. “Intro to Butoh Dance” Private Lesson Package – $90.00 USD (A $175.00 value!) Technical Requirements To make use best use … Continue reading Now Available: Online Private Coaching with Jordan
Thursday & Friday, August 16 & 17, 2018
6:00pm – 9:00pm
55 NE Farragut St. #4 (entrance at front of building, next to North Portland Yoga)
Portland, OR 97211
In this workshop with physical theatre artist and teacher Jordan Rosin, participants will utilize principles from a variety of physical theatre traditions (Butoh Dance in particular) to cultivate an awareness, availability, and responsiveness that will allow them to move and act with intention and impact both onstage and off. Drawing on forms such as yoga, martial arts, acrobatics, clown, contact improvisation, as well as somatic modalities like Alexander Technique and Bartenieff Fundamentals, Jordan will help students tap into universal resonance through engagement with both their dynamic and receptive aspects, expanding both their expressive capacity and the sensitivity necessary to truly be moved by the ‘other’ Continue reading Resonant Bodies: Butoh/Movement Workshop (Portland, OR) – 2018/08/16 – 2018/08/17
Grace & St. Paul’s Church
123 West 71st Street
New York, NY 10023
In this 4-module, weekend workshop with physical theatre artist and teacher Jordan Rosin, participants will utilize principles from a variety of physical theatre traditions to cultivate an awareness, availability, and responsiveness that will allow them to speak, move, and act with resonance in the dynamic space of the stage. Drawing on Butoh Dance, yoga, martial arts, acrobatics, Linklater Voice Technique, as well as somatic modalities like Alexander Technique and Bartenieff Fundamentals, Jordan will help students expand their dynamic, expressive capacity while cultivating the awareness and receptivity necessary to make healthy and sustainable choices in rehearsal and performance. Continue reading Resonant Bodies: Movement Workshop for Performers (New York, NY) – 2018/08/03 – 2018/08/05
EUREKA, CA – This May, two students from Dell’Arte International’s Master of Fine Arts program are partnering with local non-profit “Trajectory” to create an original Clown show with the organization’s members. Continue reading Clown as Community-Based Art