october, 2019

This is a repeating event

12oct10:30 am1:30 pmButoh and Movement Weekend Intensive with YokkoMind. Body. Spirit. Butoh.

Event Details

This four-module workshop (attend one, two, three, or all four) incorporates Butoh, Pure & Merry Conway Movement, Noguchi Gymnastic & Yoga to develop breathing, concentration, relaxation, emotional capacity, physical & mental stamina, and imagination. Through this movement training, develop greater knowledge of your instruments to apply to your life and work.

Actor, Butoh & Theatre Artist Yokko will bring greater vibrancy to your life and challenge your limitations physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. This four-module workshop is perfect for people of all backgrounds and experience-levels (dancers and non-dancers, artists and non) seeking to access both the internal and external materials to cultivate greater creativity and availability.

Saturday AM Session
Tune-Up Your Instrument: Integrating Body, Mind, and Soul
(10:30 am – 1:30 pm)
Through a somatic approach, activate your vital energy and develop the range and power of your body, emotions, mind, and spirit.

Saturday PM Session
Dance of Soul: Improvisational Movement and Dance
(2:30 pm – 5:30 pm)
By exploring life’s duality through the body, channel your spirit through ritualistic dance.

Sunday AM Session
Water Body, Possible Body, Available Body: Foundation for Hijikata Butoh
(10:30 am – 1:30 pm)
Achieve new states of openness by discovering the capacity of your body to express and channel the conscious and subconscious. Experience more “living” than you do in your daily life.

Sunday PM Session
Transformation: Putting it All Together
(2:30 pm – 5:30 pm)
Building on prior sessions, deepen your practice to emerge through the work and discover the potential to become anything, both living and non-living objects.

Cost: $30 per 3-hour session,
Early Bird Discount: $100 for all four (offer ends Sept 21)

To register, email: contact@vibrancecentre.com


Vibrance: Centre for Voice and Movementcontact@vibrancecentre.com