DANCEworks provides many opportunities for the Santa Barbara community to get involved with dynamic company VIM VIGOR during their residency, by participating in 1st Thursday, Friday Clubs, Masterclasses, and Pre-curtain Discussions.
DATES TO REMEMBER
September 1, 7:30PM: 1st Thursday: After Hours with VIM VIGOR Dance Company
September 2, 5PM: Friday Club
September 9, 5PM: Friday Club
September 16, 5PM: Friday Club
September 18, 11:30AM: Masterclass
September 23 & 24, 7 PM: Pre-curtain discussion with Dance Critic Melanie Bales
September 23 & 24, 8 PM: VIM VIGOR Dance Company Performances at Lobero Theatre
Sunday, September 18, 2016
Led by choreographer Shannon Gillen and members of VIM VIGOR Dance Company, classes draw on Gillen’s commitment to activating the whole of the performer, from the extremes of virtuosic dance to the fluid awareness of emotion and experience.
Workshops and residencies approach the following themes that reflect Gillen’s perspective on developing whole performers:
- Activating Awareness
- Practicing Emotion + Unleashing Reaction
- Full Throttle Movement + Floorwork
- Reaching what we call a VIM STATE – where all is possible and interconnected