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Moving Gender Workshops

 

Moving Gender Workshops by Kristin Horrigan

Monday, March 19–Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Spurrier Dance Studio & O'Brien Studio

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Monday, March 19th

Gender on Stage

12:30pm-1:45pm

Spurrier Dance Studio

A workshop for choreographers to learn where gender messages get encoded in their movement and staging choices.

 

Gender in the Body

2:00pm-3:15pm

O'Brien Studio

An embodiment workshop for gender studies students.

 

Tuesday, March 20th

Dance and Gender

11:05am-12:20pm

Spurrier Dance Studio

A workshop for dancers to explore the ways in which gender is embedded in theri dancing and find new freedom beyond limits imposed by their gender identity and gender education.

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

 

Gender in the Body

7:50pm-9:45pm

Spurrier Dance Studio

Exploration of the expression of gender in the body and its consistency and conflicts with one's own person.

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC 

 

Wednesday, March 21st

Gender in Improvisation

12:30pm-1:45pm 

Spurrier Dance Studio

A workshop for dancers to explore the ways in which gender is embedded in their dancing and find new freedom beyond the limits imposed by their gender identitiy and gender education.

 

Gender in Contact Improvisation 

2:00pm-3:15pm

O'Brien Studio

An exploration of how gender habits and gender expressions shape our movement in the inherently ungendered partnering from contact improvisation.