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PAST melt

MELT—Experiencing Technique/Support, Precision, Presence

Jennifer Nugent

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1:00pm – 3:00pm
August 6 – August 10, 2018
$125
Danspace Project

131 E 10th St New York, NY 10003

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Exit at 2nd ave and walk up to 10th street
Exit at 3rd ave and walk down to 10th street
to 8th Street-NYU
to Astor Place

Using improvisational and set warm-ups, we will focus on the volume and weight inside the body and its relationship to the floor. Exercises that bring awareness to the feet, spine, and pelvic floor encourage the feeling of release in the limbs, allowing us to fall and suspend off-center, simultaneously finding a grounded flexible base of support. Using these physical tools, we will explore sensation, instinct, and, the inherent musicality inside the body, phrasing. All the while dancing, we will work toward a more grounded and direct approach to movement.

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Jennifer Nugent

Jennifer Nugent danced with the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company from 2009-2014 and David Dorfman Dance from 1999-2007, receiving a New York Dance and Performance Award (Bessie) for her work in the company. She has also performed with Martha Cla...
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