Butoh workshop with Vangeline with Performance on 9/11 in Times Square
Vangeline will teach a butoh workshop in September 2019 culminating in a public butoh performance on 9/11 in Times Square.
Learn Butoh choreography with NYFA/ NYSCA Artist Fellow in Choreography Vangeline and perform a butoh offering on September 11, 2019 in Times Square. Beginners and all levels are welcome.
Workshop: September 5, 6, 7, 8, 2019
Performance: 7 pm on Sept 11, 2019 in Times Square.
Locations - workshop:
307 West 43rd Street NYC 10036
A, C, E to Port Authority 42nd Street.
Performance : Times Square between 46th Street and 47th Street.
Dates and Times:
Thursday, Sept 5, 7-9pm Cameo Studios, Studio A, 307 West 43rd street
Friday, Sept 6, 6-9pm Cameo Studios, Studio A, 307 West 43rd street
Sat, Sept 8, 1-7pm Cameo, Studio A, 307 West 43rd street
Sunday, Sept 9, 1-7pm Cameo, Studio A, 307 West 43rd street
Vangeline draws on 17 years of experience as a Butoh teacher and dancer, and has 35 years of expertise in the field of dance. She is a 2018 NYFA/ NYSCA Artist Fellow in Choreography, the winner of the 2015 Gibney Dance's Beth Silverman-Yam Social Action Award, and the founder of the 12-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 teaching engagements at Studio 303 in Montreal ( Jan. 28 to Feb. 1st, 2019), and the Zen Mountain Monastery (Feb 15-17, 2019).
She is a member of the International Association for Dance Medicine and continues to take accredited training and professional development programs in continuing education from the National Institute for the Clinical Application of Behavioral Science. She is currently writing a book, which explores a groundbreaking, scientific approach to butoh. She teaches trauma-informed Butoh classes.
The Vangeline Theater does not discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identification. Our classes are open to everyone interested in studying butoh. Our workshops and classes are trauma-informed. We welcome students with disabilities, including students with hearing impairment, and/or students who are visually impaired. Our classes are open level and beginners are welcome.
Our Butoh classes are trauma-informed; however, we recommend that prior to taking any class, prospective students familiarize themselves with our studio policy, particularly students with a history of PTSD or students with any mental health condition. Please read OUR STUDIO POLICY before taking class. Thank you!
Our public performance on 9/11 is dedicated to the victims of 9/11. Participation is all four days of the workshops is mandatory to perform on September 11.
Participating students may opt to perform or not perform; students may also take single days only.
ENROLL HERE: 4 days - $160
Thursday, September 5, 7-9pm $20
Friday, September 6, 6-9pm $30
Saturday September 7, 1-6pm $50
Sunday, September 8, 1-7pm $60
All payments are nonrefundable.
This program is supported in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.