Beyond Representation

Throughout history, it has been the fashion of the performing arts to represent things. Through a minimum or maximum of necessary brush strokes, an artist seeks to convey the nature of a thing through signifiers which their audience will recognize. This recognition is powerful and not to be overlooked. Continue reading Beyond Representation

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Beginning/Intermediate Acrobatics with Jordan Rosin (Eureka, CA) – 2017/12/16

Saturday, December 16, 2017
12pm – 3pm (3 hours)
at Synapsis Nova, 212 G Street, Suite 102, Eureka, CA 95501

This workshop is open to complete beginners as well as those with an existing basic practice looking to advance.

Over the course of the 3 hours, there will be a guided warm-up, demonstrations of skills, and plenty of room to explore and practice individual acrobatic maneuvers like rolls, cartwheels, headstand, handstands, back bends, as well as a few partner skills like counterbalance and lifts. Modifications up and down, as well as progressive drills and hands-on spotting may all be offered for ease or additional challenge. Continue reading Beginning/Intermediate Acrobatics with Jordan Rosin (Eureka, CA) – 2017/12/16

Why America Needs Streb, But Got Diavolo

Why America Needs Streb, But Got Diavolo With the recent rise of the dance theatre company Diavolo to popular attention through the hit television show “America’s Got Talent” I can’t help find myself agonizing over how unfortunately similar (and different) they seem to what – for my money – is a company with a far better aesthetic… the Streb Extreme Action Company. Diavolo and STREB, … Continue reading Why America Needs Streb, But Got Diavolo

DREAM DANCES™ Butoh/Physical Theatre Workshop with Jordan Rosin (Eureka, CA) – 2017/09/01 & 02

Friday & Saturday, September 1 & 2, 2017

Synapsis Nova, 212 G Street, Eureka, CA 95501

In the DREAM DANCES™ Workshop, participants will learn to use the techniques of butoh dance, devised theatre, and ensemble play to bring their very own dreams to life! Continue reading DREAM DANCES™ Butoh/Physical Theatre Workshop with Jordan Rosin (Eureka, CA) – 2017/09/01 & 02