Butoh workshop with New York Butoh Institute
Butoh intensive workshop with Vangeline in New York June 2016- 16 hours
June 23, 24, 25, 26, 2016
307 West 43rd Street corner of 8th avenue NY NY
Subways: A to Port Authority 42nd Street
Dates and Times:
Thursday, June 23rd, 6-8pm
Friday, June 24, 6-9pm
Saturday June 25, 2-6pm
Sunday, June 26, 2-8pm
This Butoh workshop creates a supportive environment to start an individual and collective process of investigation through creative movement. Participants start a spiritual and energetic journey to express, heal and transform hidden aspects of themselves. The work incorporates Japanese Butoh techniques, guided imagery, bio-energetics, core energetics, creative movement, improvisation, release techniques, elements of Noguchi gymnastics. This unique training is an invaluable tool for dancers, actors, adult beginners, encouraging participants to open up and expand physically and energetically. This workshop is perfect opportunity for those who wish to strengthen their Butoh skills.
All levels and complete beginners are welcome.
Vangeline draws on more than 14 years of experience as a Butoh teacher and Butoh performer. She is the winner of the 2015 Gibney Dance's Beth Silverman-Yam Social Action Award, and the founder of the 10-year running, award-winning program “Dream a Dream Project", which brings Butoh dance to incarcerated men and women at correctional facilities across New York City. Recent invitations include a creative residency in 2016 at Princeton University (Princeton Atelier).
4 DAYS: $160
- SUNDAY ONLY
- SATURDAY ONLY
- FRIDAY ONLY
- THURSDAY ONLY
- ALL 4 DAYS
All payments are non refundable.
This program is supported in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council