"For truth to tell, dancing in all its forms cannot be excluded from the curriculum of all noble education: dancing with the feet, with ideas, with words, and, need I add that one must also be able to dance with pen- that one must learn how to write." Friedrich Nietzsche
What I Learned This Week About Dreaming -with Choreographer Liz Gerring
In Rehearsal with Liz Gerring Dance getting ready for the world premiere of "She Dreams In Code" Oct 13th -Oct 16th,2011
De-coding The Code of Dreams
video pieces by Christine Jowers, The Dance Enthusiast for The Dance Enthusiast- October 11, 2011
Acclaimed choreographer,Liz Gerring and long time collaborator, composer and sound artist Michael J. Schumacher explore the co-dependency between dance and music, together creating an oblique environment of relationships that crisscross space and time.
In this work the choreographer focuses on her methods of construction; clarification of image rather than invention of new movement. Highly athletic, the challenging physical demands of the vocabulary are expressed in abstraction often drawn from the everyday.
Liz on the elements and ideas that initiated She Dreams In Code: