Archive for September, 2011

how to have a crush on contact improv

September 3, 2011
I'll admit, contact, perhaps more than other more formulaic movement forms, can have a high cringe-factor at times. This video, however, does not. Even though they're totally doing the sometimes-embarrassing-to-look-at roll-all-over moves, somehow, it's playful enough. By not taking itself *too too* seriously, it's easier to watch.

remembering contact improv

September 3, 2011
I'm missing contact improvisation, which used to be the core of my dance practice. Alex Perlman (founder of Communicadance™) sent this video in an event notice. If you're unfamiliar with contact improv–consider going to a jam or an intro class! Yo! xo