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Archive as Performance – Julie Potter Interview with Bebe Miller Company Dramaturg Talvin Wilks

on January 14th, 2013 in Article, Blogroll, Interview, Mapping, Slider, Slides, Special Presentation by | 1 Comment

Earlier this month writer, dance maker, curator Julie Potter and  Talvin Wilks, dramaturge for Bebbe Miller Company discussed his role as a collaborative dramaturg in a process which employed historical thinking to generate a dance. Here in the interview. JP: Bebe Miller mentioned that A History emerged from your conversations…

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Protected: Kronos Quartet on Women’s Voices

on May 21st, 2012 in Uncategorized by | Enter your password to view comments.

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At The Service of Ambiguity, A Fragile Body – An interview with EIKO and KOMA.

on March 20th, 2012 in Community Partner Program, Interview, Special Presentation by | No Comments

About Eiko & Koma:  Since 1972, Japanese-born choreographer/dancers Eiko & Koma have created a unique and riveting theater of movement out of stillness, shape, light and sound. Eiko & Koma dance about what matters to them. Thier subjects are elemental; their message pitiless yet humanistic. Both their choreography and stagecraft…

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The Past is a Grotesque Animal – Macklin Kowal interviews Mariano Pensotti

on February 16th, 2012 in Article, Theater by | No Comments

    Earlier this week Macklin Kowal, local choreographer and maker of performance art interviewed Mariano Pensotti about this work.  Here are the transcripts of the meeting. ——————————– Macklin: I was struck when I read your comments on the past, a central theme in El Pasado es un animal grotesco: “The…

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Outsider Tactics – Three questions for Dean Moss

on January 25th, 2012 in Uncategorized by | No Comments

. This past January 19 through the 21st, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts presented the west coast premier of Dean Moss’s Nameless Forest.  As part of THEOFFCENTER effort to contribute critical discourse into dance performance, Tessa Wills sat down with Dean Moss and asked him a few questions.  Tessa: Hi…

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We are Makers – A Community Mapping Initiative

on August 11th, 2011 in Mapping, Special Presentation by | No Comments

# “What percent of our world goes unmapped?  What hidden economic potential, support, intersecting roads would be find? YBCA and THEOFFCENTER look to erase perceived boundary lines and  invite local art making communities to declare their coordinates and find what roads might connect us to resources, intentions, and possible collaborations.”…

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THEOFFCENTER to Join YBCA Noël Noir Line up.

on December 8th, 2010 in Special Presentation by | No Comments

This Friday December 10 starting at 9pm,  Yerba Buena Center for the Arts is the place to be. Noël Noir   www.NoelNoir2010.com Fri, Dec 10, 9pm-2am 21 & over with I.D. only See more & buy tickets @ www.noelnoir2010.com Featuring… Two stages of music from SIX local favorites, co-curated by Noisepop! •…

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