EYE ON DANCE Screening on "The Language of Dance: Deciphering the Code"
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A Video screening of EYE ON DANCE Episode #304 Recorded in 1990
With Christine Dakin, Neil Greenberg, Vicky Shick, Celia Ipiotis
Date: Monday, March 2 at 6:30pm FREE
Location: Gibney Dance Center Downtown 280 Broadway
EYE ON DANCE: THE LANGUAGE OF DANCE: Deciphering the code
EOD Moderator: Celia Ipiotis
EOD Video Guests: Christine Dakin (former dancer/Martha Graham Dance Co.) Neil Greenberg(former dancer/Merce Cunningham Dance Co.) Vicky Shick (former dancer/ Trisha Brown Dance Co.)
Talk: How dancers learn to decipher the code words of Graham, Cunningham and Brown. For example: when Graham asks a dancer to walk across the stage, does that resemble a Cunningham or Brown walk?
Dance Excerpts: Cunningham’s “Coast Zone,” Graham’s “Cave of the Heart,” and “Acts of Light,” Brown’s “Set and Reset” and “Line UP,” plus Greenberg’s “Stage Gun Dance,” and “Morphine.”
Post Screening Panel: Christine Dakin, Neil Greenberg, and Vicky Shick
Discussion: How to invest dancers with different movement aesthetics
Moderator: Celia Ipiotis, creator, producer and host of the EYE ON DANCE TV series and archive
Program runs: 6:30 – 7:30pm followed by a wine and popcorn reception