Photo by Yi-Chun Wu

PAST workshop

Learning Yvonne Rainer’s Trio A (1966)

Pat Catterson

6:00pm – 9:30pm
April 6, 2017
11:00am – 2:30pm
Saturday, April 8, 2017
11:00am – 2:30pm
Sunday, April 9, 2017
6:00pm – 9:30pm
Thursday, April 13, 2017
5:00pm – 9:00pm
Friday, April 14, 2017
  • Registration Deadline: There is still room in this workshop! Registration will continue until workshop is full.

By its form, vocabulary, and performing stance, Yvonne Rainer’s dance manifesto, Trio A, challenged traditional choreographic methods and modes of presentation and its impact is still evident fifty years later. This workshop is being held in conjunction with the exhibit Radical Bodies: Anna Halprin, Simone Forti and Yvonne Rainer, California and NY, 1955–72 at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, May 24 – September 16, 2017.



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Pat Catterson

Pat Catterson first saw, learned and performed Trio A in 1969 and first taught it for Yvonne Rainer in 1971. She has been performing for and assisting Ms. Rainer since Rainer’s return to dance in 1999 and is a custodian of several of her early w...