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Gaga/People Movement Workshop

Saturday Aug 30, 2014

Keshet Center for the Arts

4121 Cutler Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
US

Cost:

$10

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Guest artist Amy Morrow teaches Gaga movement. No experience necessary.

 

Gaga/People Workshop will meet Saturday, August 30, 1:30-2:30pm- all are welcome, no dance experience necessary! $10 drop in.

Keshet Dance Company and the Keshet Center for the Arts will be hosting guest artist Amy Morrow for a week of classes and events centered on the unique movement language of Gaga, August 25-30, 2014, supported in part by the Israeli Consulate Office in Houston, Texas.

Developed by renowned choreographer Ohad Naharin at the Batsheva Dance Company in Tel Aviv, Gaga technique has quickly grown in popularity and influence worldwide. Gaga is a new way of gaining self-knowledge and self-awareness through the body. It provides a framework for strengthening the body and increasing flexibility, stamina and agility, while engaging the senses and the imagination.

    

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Get in touch with your body and clean your floors!
photo courtesy of Keshet

It’s the hottest dance form to come out of Tel Aviv in ages. Gaga, a “dance vocabulary” that involves a hyper-awareness of form and self-inspired movement, is the liquid-limbed brainchild of Israeli choreographer Ohad Naharin. You could Venn-diagram it somewhere between dance, exercise and spiritual practice: “We enjoy the burning sensation in our muscles, we are ready to snap, we are aware of our explosive power, and sometimes we use it ... we can be calm and alert at once," Naharin has explained. 

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    Shira Greenberg

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