Merge Technique with Improvisational Play
Do you want to expand your vocabulary and possibilities when dancing with others?
You want to move beyond the ground and start to find more moments of fluid levitation?
Fridays @ Neukölln - 4:30 PM
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Normal — 15€
Urbansports* — M, L, XL
for experienced movers/dancers.
You do not have to come with a partner, we will switch around between different people.
What to expect in the partnering class
Explore the essence of partnering technique to integrate it effortlessly into your movement practice.
In he warm up we will already start understanding how to use our bodyweight in different ways. You will become comfortable with the other people in the space and prepare your body to be stable and agile.
Technical exercises to practice partnering principles: sharing weight, giving direction and moving from the center. We are focusing on lifts without using only muscle power but rather want to understand the mechanics of the body
Improvisational play using the techniques to discover new materials. You will have time to explore in your own time with a few different people at the end of each session. In this part your body get time to implement the technical tools.
Here’s what you will experience
Learn Partnering Principles
Directing your weight, supporting and lifting using the power of your center
Practice both roles
Experience principles from both sides to fully understand giving and receiving support
Integrate the technique into flow of movement, finding the right moments to implement new vocabulary
We want to replace friction with lightness when moving with a partner. Start to trust your ability to find levitation.
Groove - Zentrum für Percussion
Neuköllnische Allee 6-8,
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