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Community Butoh class with Vangeline Theater in New York taught by Azumi Oe

Butoh Class with New York Butoh Institute and Vangeline Theater
Sunday, June 12, 2016
307 West 43rd Street corner of 8th avenue NY NY
Subways: A to Port Authority 42nd Street

Hosted by Vangeline Theater /

This Butoh class taught byAzumi Oe will focus on " soft movements".

Azumi Oe- photo Beatrice Schleyer

Azumi Oe- photo Beatrice Schleyer

$20 suggested donation



This unique training is an invaluable tool for dancers, actors, adult beginners, encouraging participants to open up and expand physically and energetically. This workshop creates a gentle and supportive environment to start an individual and collective process of investigation through creative movement.
Our classes are open level and beginners are welcome.

Our Butoh classes are by suggested donation. Feel free to donate another amount than the suggested donation.
You can pay for class either:
1) cash before each class- $20 suggested donation
2) you have the option of buying one class via Paypal
3) or buy a class with your debit or credit card via our secure shop

This program is supported in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.

AZUMI OE was born and raised in Kyoto, Japan. Since arriving in New York, She has been a principal dancer with the Vangeline Theater since 2008. She joined as an assistant choreographer/main dancer for Katsura Kan’s several tours in the US, Central America, China, Russia and Europe. Her solo piece “UtsUtsU” was presented in Boulder Butoh Festival, Solioquios y Dialogos Bailados Festival in Mexico, also performed two solo pieces in “Journey of Spirit” directed by Yukio Waguri. Her newest piece "ObsidianismO" was presented at Eurasia Butoh Festival tour in Beijing, St.Petersburg, and Helsinki. She has worked as a dancer for Katja Loher's Video Sculpture series with choreographer Saori Tsukada. More recently she has been working on a number of projects with performance artist AYAKAMAY. Azumi is constantly at work on wide range of collaborative, solo and experimental dance project with the hope of growing as a multi dimensional creator.