|Photo by Jordan Fuch|
I started learning a new solo by Melissa Bijork. It's good to be learning movement....I was feeling a little to insular for awhile. Here's some snipets:
We registered the Big Rig Dance Collective name in Denton County, TX. (I'm a Co-Director)
I presented my paper, Sourcing, Creating, and Sharing: A Method for Creating Site Specific Performances, at the National Dance Educators Conference (NDEO) in Tempe, AZ. Met some great people, including Jane Hawley. Check out what she's doing at Luther College.
I'm collecting some footage for my solo project, which will include a film component. Working title: Contemplating the End. (Thanks to Jhon Stronks for the title)
A little more on this Contemplating the End business...
The first beginning was the creation of a phrase. You can see that in my older posts below.
My current beginning is this:
I had this idea of layering dancing footage with non-dancing footage. I'm interested in all the movement we do on a regular basis that might not be considered dance, and how it could be composed in a way that looks or feels like dance. Right now I have treadmill running and cycling. Here's a bit of cycling from my handlebars' perspective:
Well, I think that catches us up. Glad you're still here...sorry I took so long.