Performance Butoh workshop with New York Butoh Institute – 9/11 commemoration
September 7, 8, 19, 10, 2017
Final rehearsal on 9/11 4-6pm.
Performance on 9/11 at 7pm in Times Square
This Butoh intensive workshop with Vangeline in New York will culminating in a public Butoh offering on September 11, 2017 at 7pm in Times Square
307 West 43rd Street corner of 8th avenue NYC
Subways: A to Port Authority 42nd Street
Dates and Times:
Thursday, September 7, 6-8pm Studio A
Friday, September 8, 6-9pm Studio A
Saturday September 9, 2-6pm Studio B
Sunday, September 10, 2-8pm Studio B
with FINAL LIVE PERFORMANCE- PUBLIC OFFERING ON 9/11 at 7pm
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.
Only students with a regular Butoh practice (2 to 3 years experience) who have enrolled in all 4 days will be invited to perform- contact email@example.com with any question.
Other students /beginners can take the entire workshop and support the performance.
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).
CONTACT BUTOHINSTITUTE@GMAIL.COM to enroll
All payments are non refundable.