50¢ Dance Class Day
Ready for a day full of dance for just 50 cents? Head to the YBCA Forum between 10am and 3pm, or anytime in between, with your two quarters for our Analogy Edition.
50 Cent Tabernacle: The Analogy Edition
Sat, Mar 12, 2016 | 10 AM – 3 PM
Look forward to:
- 10AM: Janet Wong of Bill T Jones/ Arnie Zane Company – Making and Doing
We would like to make a spontaneous, site specific work with the participants using movement and choreographic elements that are learned or generated during the course of the class. We will begin with a simple warm-up to prepare the body and mind and then take it from there. Everyone is welcome.
Live Accompaniment will be provided by company dancer and DJ, Antonio Brown.
- 12PM: Marc Bamuthi Joseph – Can We Design Freedom?
Bamuthi facilitates a writing and movement workshop that responds to this question in poem and urban planning ritual with a late 90’s Brooklyn loft party soundtrack.
- 1PM: Stacey Printz – Contemporary Jazz
Printz’s contemporary-jazz technique mixes physically charged, fresh, contemporary dance with elements of jazz and hip-hop allowing students the opportunity to bridge the gap between dance genres. We will explore a blended style of dance focusing on musicality, syncopation, detailed gesture, floor work, and athleticism.
- 2PM: Jocquese – Vogue and Tone
Vogue is characterized by model-like poses, inspired by Vogue Magazine, integrated with angular, linear and rigid arm, leg and body movements. We will cover the six elements of Vogue-ing: hands, spins, catwalk, duck walk, dips and floor performance. Not only will you learn the history of Vogue, but you’ll will receive an intense workout.
(Photo Credit: Paul B Goode)