explores the use and understanding of tension
in its many forms related to movement / energy in communication. drawing from Kinetic
Awareness® of intermedia-pioneer Elaine
Summers, tension is used as a dynamic gift
that can be used for any kind of style or code. Release
is understood as an instrumental way of using
tension. on a wider scale this practice can be
applied to a dialogue with different approaches in
dance, music, visual arts, architecture, drama,
for more specific applications and the
syllabus-in-progress, see dance-teaching
continues this awareness to a next level,
also with specific attention to the ongoing flow of
emotions and their work in performance. the goal is
to arrive at a holistic continuum where the most
minute details can be sensed and evolved at any
instant, potentially leading to con·sens·us.
the image by Mary O'
Donnell-Fulkerson of each human as a cloud of
experiences, equally helped to originate this
understanding for the full description of
this image, click here
is created from the sensorial interaction of
mover(s) with each other, and/or the environment.
the goal is to ever refine response-ability. like
the other two practices, it uses all levels
sensation and action.
for the start of this practice as a dance-project
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