Posts Tagged ‘dance’
Taste of the Catskills Festival 2013
October 12, 2013 will mark the start of the Taste of the Catskills Festival. This two-day event is filled with food, workshops, activities, and even more. This year the festival will also host the New Video Installations and Performance by Pooh Kaye at the Maple Shade Farm. Pooh Kaye, an award-winning artist and choreographer will premiere her new video installations entitled, Yachta Yadda. This single frame video installation challenges a yacht ride with machines, a ladder, and the earth to generate a backyard pond with destructive results.
Along with her award-winning stop-motion films, Pooh Kaye has seen her work in the Metropolitan Museum, Lincoln Center, and the Whitney Museum of American Art to name a few.
(Note: Expect to see video hidden within farm equipment, layered projections and ambulatory objects!)
Maine Island Dance Festival is hosting their second annual dance intensive June 17-22, 2013 in Chebeague Island, Maine. This festival will include a 5 day intensive focusing on Countertechnique, Reactive Body Technique, Choreography, and Dance and Technology. The week will culminate with a performance featuring festival participants’ work in the choreography and dance technology classes. Teachers include: Andrew Cowan, Kira Blazek, Holly Rothschild, Sheldon Smith, and Lisa Wymore.
day rate | 9-12 | $35
single class rate | $20
email firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
The Shambala Festival in the UK brings people together to share love and happiness at a secret location with a surprise lineup of artists and programs. This uplifting short film captures the essence of the 2011 festival and shows how different cultures and beliefs can come together as one. With its vibrant colors and theatrical flair, the Shambala Festival lives up to its name which in Tibetan Buddhist tradition means “a mythical paradise inhabited by enlightened beings.”
This year’s festival will occur over Bank Holiday weekend: Aug 23-26th. For more information click here.
This brand new custom-made choreography for a digital tablet lets the viewer experience endless possibilities for choreography. ”Fifth Wall” is an App designed for the iPad that uses digital technology as a new performance option. The viewer can focus on a single dance, or move, sort, and re-frame the performance all within a touch.
A collaboration between 2wice Arts Foundation, Jonah Bokaer, Abbott Miller, Pentagram, Ben Nicholas, and Adam H. Weinert.
Click here to link to the app on iTunes.
Click here to read The New York Times article on this exceptional new discovery.
Monday, November 14, 2011 ~ 5:30pm – 7:00pm
155 Mercer Street (between Prince Street and West Houston)
New York, NY 10012
Ashley Bouder, Principal Dancer, New York City Ballet
Misty Copeland, Soloist Dancer, American Ballet Theatre
Larry Keigwin, Artistic Director, Keigwin + Company
Megan Sprenger, Choreographer and Director of Marketing and Public Relations, New York Live Arts