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SOMAfest EMBODYment Performances
September 22, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm$20.00 - $25.00
BioDiversity! Come celebrate BODY and MOVEMENT as part of a planetary process. New performance works by an international cast of artists, SOMAfest features a landscape of dance, film, voice, and live music, that express diverse ways we can creatively experience our interconnected relationship to BODY – EARTH/PLACE – and the GLOBAL COMMUNITY.
SOMAfest artists, curated by Teri Carter, include Carter (LA), Caryn Heilman (NYC), Georgiane Cowan (LA), Camille Maurine (LA), John William Johnson (Portland, OR), Rebecca Bryant (Long Beach), Prairie House Dance (Canada), and others who present kinesthetically charged improvisational and contemporary work infused with sensuality, aliveness and innovation.
Friday, September 22 @ 8.00pm
$25 general admission / $20 students, seniors, DRC members
Lewis Segal wrote about SOMAfest Artists in the Los Angeles Times:
“Real body awareness…These performers are a breed apart… Brilliant harnessing of the body…”
Check out the SOMAfest week of somatic workshops September 18-24 www.somafest.org
Teri Carter, founding Director of SOMAfest is an award-winning choreographer and somatic educator whose work has been presented in Europe, Asia, Mexico and across the U.S. Curator of the EMBODYMENT PERFORMANCES, Teri invites somatic movement based Artists who have rare body awareness, with roots in Continuum Movement®, Feldenkrais®, Body-Mind Centering® and Tamaloa® and other somatic practices, each with diverse expressions in the living experience of the body and revolutionary possibilities of Art. Teri’s passion to feature neuroplasticity in performance is explored in the spirit of fostering a more embodied, creative and compassionate world. http://tericarter.com/SOMA2017Performance.html