This is a piece I premiered this summer at Dance Mission Theater in San Francisco, during the Shared Space 7 home season.
I had the opportunity to look at some of Bill Viola’s video work and Robert Wilson’s Voom portraits. I found both touched on the power of slow motion and small movements by manipulating time in their work. I looked at Viola’s The Greeting and Emergence. Mostly, I was impressed that even as humans moved in slow motion, there […]
The Stalwart Below As I pull my belly button toward my spine and hollow out my stomach, the curve of my lower back presses the nylon fabric of my unitard into the smooth wood of the dance floor below me. The increasing tension of the muscles in my center is met with a tightening in […]