Sample viewings of dance/performance works spanning 60s-90s;
Exercise: ATM (Accumulative gesture, Autobiographic text, Movement phrase)
ATM(Accumulative gesture, autobiographic Text, Movement phrase) students will create your own original dance score comprising autobiographic materials that splices (1) accumulative gesture played out serially (2) autobiographic text and (3) parts of a continuous phrase of movement. (Yes, this assignment does recall Trisha Brown’s Accumulation with Talking Plus Watermotor. This experimental dance composition will be “performed” first, in its 3 parts (1,2,3) and second, as a spliced and semi-improvised composition.