MESH Ensamble Practice In Urban Spaces
Join Contact Improvisation Malta, choreographer Vanessa Grasse, and a group of international dance artists for a week of training and exploration of improvisation, partnering skills, and ensemble practice. Where: Valletta, Malta When: 29 June – 6 July 2018 During this five-day workshop, we will explore some of MESH specific ensemble improvisation approaches through both outdoor and indoor practice which will end with two public sharings. The process will merge Vanessa's choreographic, Contact Improvisation and urban walking practices. We will begin by moving between solo and group explorations, investigating how we can move with an awareness of a coexisting self and a group practice. We will focus on different species of experiential 'edges' and what types of perceptual, kinetic and sensorial investigations might allow us to experience permeability, entanglement, interconnectivity, and interdependence amongst each other, strangers, and the environment. We'll explore and question how