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November 2016

Contact Improv with Nicco Tyso

November 29, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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THE CLASS These classes will be heavily inspired by the Axis Syllabus.  We will explore fine tuning the movements of our bodies to facilitate more easeful flow in contact dance and healthy sustainable pathways for dynamic movement. Nicco Tyson I am a person who loves to move my body and have studied dance in many forms: Modern, Capoeira, Salsa, African and Contact.  My contact practice has been heavily informed by studying with some of the amazing teachers around the Bay…

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December 2016

Performing Diaspora 2016

December 1, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - December 4, 2016 @ 11:00 pm
CounterPulse

CounterPulse is proud to present Performing Diaspora 2016, featuring works from two emerging, radical Bay Area choreographers, Samantha “SAMMAY” Dizon and dana e. fitchett. SAMMAY’s silbihan is a multimedia dance theatre piece that reflects on personal experiences of first-generation Pilipina-American daughters and their migrant mothers from womb to present day. An intimate investigation of the (dis)connections between mothers and daughters of the diaspora through the lens of religion versus spirituality – this piece serves as a portal to pastpresentfuture dialectics…

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Dance Discourse Project #23: Visioning a More Human Dwelling Place

December 3, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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CounterPulse Hiring Mixer – We’re hiring for 3 positions!

December 6, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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DANCEHACKDAY 2016

December 10, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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2016 marks the third annual DanceHackDay, an event that brings together performers and developers to inspire one another and experiment with emerging technologies. Kinetech Arts, along with long-time collaborators at Raktor, facilitate a daylong dance-hackathon workshop, a combination of a traditional hackathon with a dance lab. DanceHackDay is an opportunity to spark unconventional applications of new and existing technological tools and foster innovative dance material to create awe-inspiring live audience experiences. A special feature presentation of this year’s event is…

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future friend/ships

December 15, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - December 17, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
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“Keith Hennessy and Jassem Hindi, proved both passionate and tender… the two stage a defiant, poetic/political work that gradually transforms chaos into hope.”  – The New York Times future friend/ships is made from oracles and drones and childish dances. Projecting oneself into the future is more often than not a privilege reserved to a happy few, and a way to reproduce sameness. future friend/ships casts a different kind of physical future fiction: we host the uninvited to conjure the curse.…

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January 2017

An evening of solo works

January 20 - January 21
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“How to translate sensations and inner monologues into movement? Is it possible to track the hesitation before speaking, the movements not chosen, the spaces we travel to when we are daydreaming, the memories and projections that cloud our awareness of the present?” [Meg Stuart] In her solo works, Meg Stuart continues to venture into the monologue of movement, exploring everyday movements and physical conditions through improvisation. Over the past few years, she created several solos including XXX for Arlene and…

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February 2017

Lost and Found: Bay Area Edition

February 4
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FAITH MATERIAL: ACTIVISM

February 9 - February 11
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FAITH MATERIAL:ACTIVISM is a body- and object-ba​sed performance about the urgent importance of believing in things that cannot be proven. The work utilizes physical practices of mediumship, ontological re-animation of objects, and full expression of faith to present a number of intimate domestic scenes of queer solitude-turned-futurism. The work is an attempt to re­-articulate and re-­frame the culturalisms of what is “real”, what constitutes proof, and what the dire importance is of creative impulse that flies in the face of…

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BLESSED UNREST: an arts and social justice festival

February 24 - February 25
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Bay Area Artists and Activists come together for 3 days of performances, workshops and panel discussions! This two-day community art event features workshops, panel discussions, performances, and visual art focused on art and social justice. Theater artists, dancers, musicians, visual artists, and poets will share their work in evening performances, while facilitators, activists, and educators will host workshops and panel discussions during the day. Blessed Unrest aims to raise awareness about the power of art to advance the cause of…

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