1-17 of 17 Search Results for

choreographing

Sort by
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397281-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9728-1
Series: Thought in the Act
Published: 03 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374411-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7441-1
... Working from Ido Kedar’s Ido in Autismland: Climbing Out of Autism’s Silent Prison, chapter 5 explores the concept of movement in the context of autism, asking how movement choreographs experience in a neurodiverse account of the everyday. The chapter returns to earlier concepts developed...
Series: Public Planet Books
Published: 01 January 1998
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7898-3
...Choreographing a Paper Tango ...
Published: 16 December 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377559-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7755-9
Series: The World Readers
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374961-090
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7496-1
Published: 11 September 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009313-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0931-3
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397038-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9703-8
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
..., selling every piece but one before opening night. The next show featured Keith Haring, whose career continued on its upward trajectory and included a collaborative project with the U.S. choreographer and dancer Bill T. Jones. Basquiat, meanwhile, released “Beat Bop,” a ten-minute experimental rap track...
Published: 12 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059097-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5909-7
... The second chapter grapples with the tensions between authenticity, spectacle, and exoticism in its examination of Shango (1945), a dance choreographed for Broadway and performed in repertoire by Katherine Dunham and her dancers. Dunham's ethnographically informed invocation of Vodou makes...
Published: 22 October 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478022138-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2213-8
... Engaging with the work of Palestinian dancer, choreographer, performer, and self-identified “archivist-activist” Farah Saleh, this chapter explores the potential of bodily experiences and performative gestures as a model for creating affective archives. Drawing attention to the productive space...
Book Chapter

By Eben Kirksey
Published: 02 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374800-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7480-0
... to distort and displace conventional scientific practices. This intervention tested an Out of Africa hypothesis linking the pregnancy test and chytrids to the mass extinction of other amphibians. It also was an experiment in choreographing intimate dances among multiple species to bring together things...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374015-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7401-5
... Based on the author’s artistic project IntuiTweet, which integrates movement improvisation, phenomenological writing, mobile phones, and the popular social-networking platform Twitter, this chapter explores choreographic and performative approaches to the study of embodied expression...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-031
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... Officers clamped down on after-hours venues in early 1983, using Arthur Weinstein as an informant. Dave Peaslee argued in Dance Music Report that choreographed closure of the city’s after-hours spots was motivated by a desire to move unwelcome populations out of gentrifying locations...
Published: 12 July 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059615-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5961-5
..., choreographic structures, movement motifs, and costume choices that reference the two most common tropes of Cold War dance history (Graham vs. the Swan) and mirrors back the end result—a reflection on the condition of a K-Pop idol as a product of Cold War culture wars. Martha Graham modern dance ballet...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-029
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
.... The next show featured Keith Haring, whose career continued on its upward trajectory and included a collaborative project with the U.S. choreographer and dancer Bill T. Jones. Basquiat, meanwhile, released “Beat Bop,” a ten-minute experimental rap track, yet flickered in and out of the party scene until...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7401-5
... hop diaspora Wayde Compton historiography turntablism Based on the author’s artistic project IntuiTweet, which integrates movement improvisation, phenomenological writing, mobile phones, and the popular social-networking platform Twitter, this chapter explores choreographic and performative...
Published: 12 July 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059615-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5961-5
... of “Black Swan” embodies this history. In her close reading of three different stagings of “Black Swan,” Wong argues that taken as a whole, the multiple versions of the stage performance utilize performance conventions, choreographic structures, movement motifs, and costume choices that reference the two...