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Fluid Being ~ Fluid Body, emBODYment Showcase as part of SOMAfest12
September 29, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm$20.00 - $25.00
FLUID BEING ~ FLUID BODY! Come celebrate the liquid nature of our existence in new performance works by an international cast of artists. The 12th annual Somatic Movement Arts Festival is known for pushing the edge of dance, an immersion engaging the creative inquiry of embodiment in a landscape of dance, film, voice, and live music.
SOMAfest12 artists hail from the U.S., Greece, and Mexico including Teri Carter, include Carter (L.A.), Caryn Heilman (NYC), Anne Marie and Jones Talmadge (LA), Banafsheh (L.A.), John William Johnson (Portland, OR), Kendra Adler (L.A.), Elian Chalendu(Mexico), Nana Simopoulis World Music (NYC/Greece), Ruth Gould-Goodman (L.A.), and Jeff Ali Musician (L.A.), all who present kinesthetically charged improvisational and contemporary dance and music infused with sensuality, aliveness and innovation.
“Real body awareness…These performers are a breed apart… Brilliant harnessing of the body…”
Check out the SOMAfest’s week of somatic workshops September 26-30. 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 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.