Teaching together, as I try and understand what we are each thinking and why, opens up what I think.
I simply try and connect and she leads me where the music leads her. Her sophistication as a leader gives her the ability to read my weight, to know if together we can accomplish a certain move or not–all the time she is calibrating and feeling and guiding
Their response to what I was doing brought the work alive, and then I could improvise.
Sometimes on the ferry when I look at the bodies of mountains I feel that my eyes are dancing.
Welcome to TALK, MascallDance’s blog. Here you’ll find on-going discussion of training and improvisation. From time to time we also post profiles of collaborating artists…
Not a symbol not a metaphor or a basket filled with preliterate or post prophetic suggestions but a vehicle.
Bones provide the geometry for our dancing.
Four WOW 2013 participants offer a glimpse of WOW.
How do we train the imagination?
I’m constantly reminded that the ability to internally sense is a skill that improves with practice.