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Interviews with dance performers, choreographers, experts and advocates plus occasional reviews and commentary by veteran New York City-based dance critic Eva Yaa Asantewaa. Visit her InfiniteBody dance blog at http://infinitebody.blogspot.com. Archived from iTunes at https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/body-and-soul/id270441436. Items in this collection are restricted.



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May 30, 2013 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Cristiane Bouger muses on time. Cristiane Bouger is a Brooklyn-based artist and writer. She explores the intersection of performance, theater, philosophy, literature, do-­it-­yourself practices and post-­punk influences. Her work reveals existential examinations reflecting upon the female body, desire, cultural conducts, behavior and symbols, biography and fiction. She is a 2012 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence and a 2012-2013 Performa Magazine Writer-in-Residence. Learn more on...
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May 30, 2013 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Cristiane Bouger muses on time. Cristiane Bouger is a Brooklyn-based artist and writer. She explores the intersection of performance, theater, philosophy, literature, do-­it-­yourself practices and post-­punk influences. Her work reveals existential examinations reflecting upon the female body, desire, cultural conducts, behavior and symbols, biography and fiction. She is a 2012 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence and a 2012-2013 Performa Magazine Writer-in-Residence. Learn more on...
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May 29, 2013 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Cristiane Bouger muses on time. Cristiane Bouger is a Brooklyn-based artist and writer. She explores the intersection of performance, theater, philosophy, literature, do-­it-­yourself practices and post-­punk influences. Her work reveals existential examinations reflecting upon the female body, desire, cultural conducts, behavior and symbols, biography and fiction. She is a 2012 Movement Research Artist-in-Residence and a 2012-2013 Performa Magazine Writer-in-Residence. Learn more on...
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Jan 25, 2013 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Dancer Jennifer Monson, artistic director of iLAND (Interdisciplinary Laboratory for Art, Nature and Dance), talks about her new project, "Live Dancing Archive" which will be presented in New York City at The Kitchen, February 14-16, 21-23. For more information, see http://www.ilandart.org/ or my InfiniteBody blog at http://infinitebody.blogspot.com. (c)Eva Yaa Asantewaa InfiniteBody http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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Jan 25, 2013 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Dancer Jennifer Monson, artistic director of iLAND (Interdisciplinary Laboratory for Art, Nature and Dance), talks about her new project, "Live Dancing Archive" which will be presented in New York City at The Kitchen, February 14-16, 21-23. For more information, see http://www.ilandart.org/ or my InfiniteBody blog at http://infinitebody.blogspot.com. (c)Eva Yaa Asantewaa InfiniteBody http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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Jan 25, 2013 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Dancer Jennifer Monson, artistic director of iLAND (Interdisciplinary Laboratory for Art, Nature and Dance), talks about her new project, "Live Dancing Archive" which will be presented in New York City at The Kitchen, February 14-16, 21-23. For more information, see http://www.ilandart.org/ or my InfiniteBody blog at http://infinitebody.blogspot.com. (c)Eva Yaa Asantewaa InfiniteBody http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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Oct 11, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Eva's review of German choreographer Raimund Hoghe's "Pas de deux," a duet with Takashi Ueno, at Baryshnikov Arts Center, October 10, 2012. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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Oct 11, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Eva's review of German choreographer Raimund Hoghe's "Pas de deux," a duet with Takashi Ueno, at Baryshnikov Arts Center, October 10, 2012. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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Oct 11, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Eva's review of German choreographer Raimund Hoghe's "Pas de deux," a duet with Takashi Ueno, at Baryshnikov Arts Center, October 10, 2012. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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Oct 5, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to JoAnna Mendl Shaw, choreographer and artistic director of The Equus Projects, as she talks about how an Arabian stallion named Hamlet influenced her creative process. Visit The Equus Projects site: http://www.dancingwithhorses.org/ (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Oct 5, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to JoAnna Mendl Shaw, choreographer and artistic director of The Equus Projects, as she talks about how an Arabian stallion named Hamlet influenced her creative process. Visit The Equus Projects site: http://www.dancingwithhorses.org/ (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Oct 5, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to JoAnna Mendl Shaw, choreographer and artistic director of The Equus Projects, as she talks about how an Arabian stallion named Hamlet influenced her creative process. Visit The Equus Projects site: http://www.dancingwithhorses.org/ (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Oct 2, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Dance artists who happen to be both female and Black often find it tough to forge a viable, sustainable career, says Camille A. Brown, the well-regarded choreographer and Artistic Director of Camille A. Brown & Dancers. They need role models. Listen as this inspiring artist shares her experience of taking nourishment from talking with young dance students of color. Camille A. Brown & Dancers http://camilleabrown.org (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody...
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Oct 2, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Dance artists who happen to be both female and Black often find it tough to forge a viable, sustainable career, says Camille A. Brown, the well-regarded choreographer and Artistic Director of Camille A. Brown & Dancers. They need role models. Listen as this inspiring artist shares her experience of taking nourishment from talking with young dance students of color. Camille A. Brown & Dancers http://camilleabrown.org (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody...
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Oct 2, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Dance artists who happen to be both female and Black often find it tough to forge a viable, sustainable career, says Camille A. Brown, the well-regarded choreographer and Artistic Director of Camille A. Brown & Dancers. They need role models. Listen as this inspiring artist shares her experience of taking nourishment from talking with young dance students of color. Camille A. Brown & Dancers http://camilleabrown.org (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody...
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Oct 1, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen as Elastic City's director/founder Todd Shalom takes us on an improvised walk to his local post office. For information on Catastrophe!, the final "way" of the Elastic City season, with Spanish artist Xavier Acarin--tomorrow, Tuesday, October 2, 7pm, on the Lower East Side--visit the Elastic City site at http://www.elastic-city.org/. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Oct 1, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen as Elastic City's director/founder Todd Shalom takes us on an improvised walk to his local post office. For information on Catastrophe!, the final "way" of the Elastic City season, with Spanish artist Xavier Acarin--tomorrow, Tuesday, October 2, 7pm, on the Lower East Side--visit the Elastic City site at http://www.elastic-city.org/. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Oct 1, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to the multitalented Steven Reker (dancer, choreographer, musician, songwriter) talk about "creating sonic landscapes" with his band of musicians and dancers, People Get Ready. People Get Ready/Steven Reker will present the world premiere of Specific Ocean at New York Live Arts (October 18-20). Prior to the October 18th show, there will be a conversation about 'Where Contemporary Dance and Pop Music Intersect in NYC Today" at 6:30pm, moderated by Michael Azerrad. More...
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Oct 1, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to the multitalented Steven Reker (dancer, choreographer, musician, songwriter) talk about "creating sonic landscapes" with his band of musicians and dancers, People Get Ready. People Get Ready/Steven Reker will present the world premiere of Specific Ocean at New York Live Arts (October 18-20). Prior to the October 18th show, there will be a conversation about 'Where Contemporary Dance and Pop Music Intersect in NYC Today" at 6:30pm, moderated by Michael Azerrad. More...
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Oct 1, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to the multitalented Steven Reker (dancer, choreographer, musician, songwriter) talk about "creating sonic landscapes" with his band of musicians and dancers, People Get Ready. People Get Ready/Steven Reker will present the world premiere of Specific Ocean at New York Live Arts (October 18-20). Prior to the October 18th show, there will be a conversation about 'Where Contemporary Dance and Pop Music Intersect in NYC Today" at 6:30pm, moderated by Michael Azerrad. More...
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Oct 1, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen as Elastic City's director/founder Todd Shalom takes us on an improvised walk to his local post office. For information on Catastrophe!, the final "way" of the Elastic City season, with Spanish artist Xavier Acarin--tomorrow, Tuesday, October 2, 7pm, on the Lower East Side--visit the Elastic City site at http://www.elastic-city.org/. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 28, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to my guest Dan Safer (Artistic Director of the great dance/theater hybrid troupe, Witness Relocation) talking about the importance of listening. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 28, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to my guest Dan Safer (Artistic Director of the great dance/theater hybrid troupe, Witness Relocation) talking about the importance of listening. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 28, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to my guest Dan Safer (Artistic Director of the great dance/theater hybrid troupe, Witness Relocation) talking about the importance of listening. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 26, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to vocalist/composer Imani Uzuri talk about deep listening to the ocean and her own need, as an artist and a woman, for meditative time alone. For more information about Imani Uzuri and her new album, The Gypsy Diaries, visit her site at http://www.imaniuzuri.com. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 26, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to vocalist/composer Imani Uzuri talk about deep listening to the ocean and her own need, as an artist and a woman, for meditative time alone. For more information about Imani Uzuri and her new album, The Gypsy Diaries, visit her site at http://www.imaniuzuri.com. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 26, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to vocalist/composer Imani Uzuri talk about deep listening to the ocean and her own need, as an artist and a woman, for meditative time alone. For more information about Imani Uzuri and her new album, The Gypsy Diaries, visit her site at http://www.imaniuzuri.com. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 23, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to dancer-choreographer Maria Bauman talk about everything she's inspired to listen to, with great care, these days. Bauman fun facts: *Premiered "Stand" at SummerStage, August 11, 2012 *Setting "Stand" at Long Island University Dance Department this semester *Guest Artist at Connecticut College, September 2012 *Teaching contemporary dance at Hunter College this semester *Working with Jen Abrams on a new piece called "Any Resemblance," using video,...
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Sep 23, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to dancer-choreographer Maria Bauman talk about everything she's inspired to listen to, with great care, these days. Bauman fun facts: *Premiered "Stand" at SummerStage, August 11, 2012 *Setting "Stand" at Long Island University Dance Department this semester *Guest Artist at Connecticut College, September 2012 *Teaching contemporary dance at Hunter College this semester *Working with Jen Abrams on a new piece called "Any Resemblance," using video,...
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Sep 23, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to dancer-choreographer Maria Bauman talk about everything she's inspired to listen to, with great care, these days. Bauman fun facts: *Premiered "Stand" at SummerStage, August 11, 2012 *Setting "Stand" at Long Island University Dance Department this semester *Guest Artist at Connecticut College, September 2012 *Teaching contemporary dance at Hunter College this semester *Working with Jen Abrams on a new piece called "Any Resemblance," using video,...
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Sep 21, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to choreographer Deborah Hay talk about what she has learned from working with highly-skilled performers and about her plans for a sabbatical to re-set, refresh and see what comes next in her work. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 21, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to choreographer Deborah Hay talk about what she has learned from working with highly-skilled performers and about her plans for a sabbatical to re-set, refresh and see what comes next in her work. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 21, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to choreographer Deborah Hay talk about what she has learned from working with highly-skilled performers and about her plans for a sabbatical to re-set, refresh and see what comes next in her work. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 17, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to director/choreographer/educator Edisa Weeks (DELIRIOUS Dances) talk about the role of storytelling and justice in her work and the inspiration of the political insights of Thomas Paine. Edisa Weeks premieres To Begin the World Over Again at the Irondale Center in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. Sept 27-29 at 8pm; Oct 4-6 at 8pm. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 17, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to director/choreographer/educator Edisa Weeks (DELIRIOUS Dances) talk about the role of storytelling and justice in her work and the inspiration of the political insights of Thomas Paine. Edisa Weeks premieres To Begin the World Over Again at the Irondale Center in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. Sept 27-29 at 8pm; Oct 4-6 at 8pm. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 17, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to director/choreographer/educator Edisa Weeks (DELIRIOUS Dances) talk about the role of storytelling and justice in her work and the inspiration of the political insights of Thomas Paine. Edisa Weeks premieres To Begin the World Over Again at the Irondale Center in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. Sept 27-29 at 8pm; Oct 4-6 at 8pm. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 14, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen as Saifan Shmerer relates how being present with impermanence launched a dreamlike journey of discovery for a choreographer at the start of her career. saifan shmerer | SASSON premieres Nothing Lasts Forever, Nothing is Lost Forever at The End (18 Kent Street, Brooklyn: map/directions). Thursday-Saturday, September 27-29. Details and tickets can be found at www.dontyousass.me. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 14, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen as Saifan Shmerer relates how being present with impermanence launched a dreamlike journey of discovery for a choreographer at the start of her career. saifan shmerer | SASSON premieres Nothing Lasts Forever, Nothing is Lost Forever at The End (18 Kent Street, Brooklyn: map/directions). Thursday-Saturday, September 27-29. Details and tickets can be found at www.dontyousass.me. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Sep 14, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen as Saifan Shmerer relates how being present with impermanence launched a dreamlike journey of discovery for a choreographer at the start of her career. saifan shmerer | SASSON premieres Nothing Lasts Forever, Nothing is Lost Forever at The End (18 Kent Street, Brooklyn: map/directions). Thursday-Saturday, September 27-29. Details and tickets can be found at www.dontyousass.me. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody (http://infinitebody.blogspot.com)
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Aug 28, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to dancer-choreographer Katy Pyle talk about the the saving grace--and the power--of imagination. Katy Pyle and Jules Skloot present COVERS -- September 6-9 at The Bushwick Starr. Get details at http://cargocollective.com/katypyle/COVERS. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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Aug 28, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to dancer-choreographer Katy Pyle talk about the the saving grace--and the power--of imagination. Katy Pyle and Jules Skloot present COVERS -- September 6-9 at The Bushwick Starr. Get details at http://cargocollective.com/katypyle/COVERS. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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Aug 28, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Listen to dancer-choreographer Katy Pyle talk about the the saving grace--and the power--of imagination. Katy Pyle and Jules Skloot present COVERS -- September 6-9 at The Bushwick Starr. Get details at http://cargocollective.com/katypyle/COVERS. (c)2012, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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Aug 21, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Surprise! It's time to revive my old dance interview podcast, Body and Soul. I'll be starting with Listen., a new series-within-the-series that will feature short, unmediated takes by artists from the dance world and allied disciplines about...well, really about anything they want to say, any way they want to say it. While I expect that these folks have plenty to say about life, art, politics, spirituality and more, each one will have to keep it all down to 10 minutes max--which is good for...
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Aug 21, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Surprise! It's time to revive my old dance interview podcast, Body and Soul. I'll be starting with Listen., a new series-within-the-series that will feature short, unmediated takes by artists from the dance world and allied disciplines about...well, really about anything they want to say, any way they want to say it. While I expect that these folks have plenty to say about life, art, politics, spirituality and more, each one will have to keep it all down to 10 minutes max--which is good for...
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Aug 21, 2012 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Surprise! It's time to revive my old dance interview podcast, Body and Soul. I'll be starting with Listen., a new series-within-the-series that will feature short, unmediated takes by artists from the dance world and allied disciplines about...well, really about anything they want to say, any way they want to say it. While I expect that these folks have plenty to say about life, art, politics, spirituality and more, each one will have to keep it all down to 10 minutes max--which is good for...
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Jun 16, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Aviva Davidson, Executive and Artistic Director of Dancing in the Streets, talks about Hip Hop Generation Next 2009, a celebration of global hip hop culture, with upcoming events in July and August in Queens, Manhattan and the Bronx. Details at Dancing in the Streets -- http://www.dancinginthestreets.org. (c)2009, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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Jun 16, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Aviva Davidson, Executive and Artistic Director of Dancing in the Streets, talks about Hip Hop Generation Next 2009, a celebration of global hip hop culture, with upcoming events in July and August in Queens, Manhattan and the Bronx. Details at Dancing in the Streets -- http://www.dancinginthestreets.org. (c)2009, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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Jun 16, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Aviva Davidson, Executive and Artistic Director of Dancing in the Streets, talks about Hip Hop Generation Next 2009, a celebration of global hip hop culture, with upcoming events in July and August in Queens, Manhattan and the Bronx. Details at Dancing in the Streets -- http://www.dancinginthestreets.org. (c)2009, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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Jun 8, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Today, I visited with Naomi Goldberg Haas/Dances for a Variable Population--fifteen dancers who range in age from mid-20s to 80s--at a rehearsal for the premiere of "Fanfare" at the Whitehall Terminal of the Staten Island Ferry. This twenty-minute work will utilize the terminal's bright, spacious and rather busy waiting room for 12:30pm and 1:30pm performances on June 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26 and 27. Subways: #1 to South Ferry, 4/5 to Bowling Green or R to Whitehall Street. Admission is...
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Jun 8, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Today, I visited with Naomi Goldberg Haas/Dances for a Variable Population--fifteen dancers who range in age from mid-20s to 80s--at a rehearsal for the premiere of "Fanfare" at the Whitehall Terminal of the Staten Island Ferry. This twenty-minute work will utilize the terminal's bright, spacious and rather busy waiting room for 12:30pm and 1:30pm performances on June 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26 and 27. Subways: #1 to South Ferry, 4/5 to Bowling Green or R to Whitehall Street. Admission is...
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Jun 8, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Today, I visited with Naomi Goldberg Haas/Dances for a Variable Population--fifteen dancers who range in age from mid-20s to 80s--at a rehearsal for the premiere of "Fanfare" at the Whitehall Terminal of the Staten Island Ferry. This twenty-minute work will utilize the terminal's bright, spacious and rather busy waiting room for 12:30pm and 1:30pm performances on June 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26 and 27. Subways: #1 to South Ferry, 4/5 to Bowling Green or R to Whitehall Street. Admission is...
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May 28, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Olive Bieringa of The BodyCartography Project, based in Minneapolis, talks about plans for next month's SEEDS Festival of arts and ecology. Now set to launch its second summer at EARTHDANCE in Massachusetts, SEEDS is an international, interdisciplinary festival, forging connections between innovative artists and scientists. SEEDS http://www.earthdance.net/seeds The BodyCartography Project http://www.bodycartography.org (c)2009, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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May 28, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Olive Bieringa of The BodyCartography Project, based in Minneapolis, talks about plans for next month's SEEDS Festival of arts and ecology. Now set to launch its second summer at EARTHDANCE in Massachusetts, SEEDS is an international, interdisciplinary festival, forging connections between innovative artists and scientists. SEEDS http://www.earthdance.net/seeds The BodyCartography Project http://www.bodycartography.org (c)2009, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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May 28, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Olive Bieringa of The BodyCartography Project, based in Minneapolis, talks about plans for next month's SEEDS Festival of arts and ecology. Now set to launch its second summer at EARTHDANCE in Massachusetts, SEEDS is an international, interdisciplinary festival, forging connections between innovative artists and scientists. SEEDS http://www.earthdance.net/seeds The BodyCartography Project http://www.bodycartography.org (c)2009, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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May 11, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Choreographer Megan V. Sprenger joins me to talk about "...within us," her new, evening-length production at PS 122, May 17-24 (Tues-Sat at 7:30pm; Sun at 5:30pm. Company information at Megan V. Sprenger/mvworks -- http://www.mvworks.org/ Further information at Performance Space 122 -- http://www.ps122.org -- or 212-352-3101 (c)2009, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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May 11, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Choreographer Megan V. Sprenger joins me to talk about "...within us," her new, evening-length production at PS 122, May 17-24 (Tues-Sat at 7:30pm; Sun at 5:30pm. Company information at Megan V. Sprenger/mvworks -- http://www.mvworks.org/ Further information at Performance Space 122 -- http://www.ps122.org -- or 212-352-3101 (c)2009, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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May 11, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Choreographer Megan V. Sprenger joins me to talk about "...within us," her new, evening-length production at PS 122, May 17-24 (Tues-Sat at 7:30pm; Sun at 5:30pm. Company information at Megan V. Sprenger/mvworks -- http://www.mvworks.org/ Further information at Performance Space 122 -- http://www.ps122.org -- or 212-352-3101 (c)2009, Eva Yaa Asantewaa, http://infinitebody.blogspot.com
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May 6, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Michelle Boulé is a choreographer, teacher and performer well-known for her work with cutting-edge dancemakers such as John Jasperse, Miguel Gutierrez, Donna Uchizono, Beth Gill, Doug Varone and Deborah Hay. She is also a certified practitioner of BodyTalk, a fascinating bodymind healing modality which we discuss in today's podcast. Michelle Boulé http://michelleboule.wordpress.com Nurture Day Open House Nurture New York Thursday, May 7 (4-8pm) $30 for one of various mindbody modalities,...
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May 6, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Michelle Boulé is a choreographer, teacher and performer well-known for her work with cutting-edge dancemakers such as John Jasperse, Miguel Gutierrez, Donna Uchizono, Beth Gill, Doug Varone and Deborah Hay. She is also a certified practitioner of BodyTalk, a fascinating bodymind healing modality which we discuss in today's podcast. Michelle Boulé http://michelleboule.wordpress.com Nurture Day Open House Nurture New York Thursday, May 7 (4-8pm) $30 for one of various mindbody modalities,...
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May 6, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Michelle Boulé is a choreographer, teacher and performer well-known for her work with cutting-edge dancemakers such as John Jasperse, Miguel Gutierrez, Donna Uchizono, Beth Gill, Doug Varone and Deborah Hay. She is also a certified practitioner of BodyTalk, a fascinating bodymind healing modality which we discuss in today's podcast. Michelle Boulé http://michelleboule.wordpress.com Nurture Day Open House Nurture New York Thursday, May 7 (4-8pm) $30 for one of various mindbody modalities,...
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Apr 25, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Carissa Kranz (see photo at http://infinitebody.blogspot.com) is a ballerina and studies law at the University of California, Berkeley (Boalt). She's also one of many Berkeley students protesting proposed budget cuts that would greatly diminish the school's much-respected physical education department and its dance classes. Hear why this program is important to the 5,000 students it serves each year and how students like Kranz are organizing to save it. Berkeley crisis--Pt. 1 featured David E....
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Apr 25, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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David E. Garcia is a graduate student in Chemistry at the University of California at Berkeley. He's also a dancer, a choreographer and one of many Berkeley students protesting proposed budget cuts that would greatly diminish the school's much-respected physical education department and its dance classes. Hear why this program is important to the 5,000 students it serves each year and how students like Garcia are organizing to save it. Berkeley crisis--Pt. 2 will feature law student and...
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Apr 25, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Carissa Kranz (see photo at http://infinitebody.blogspot.com) is a ballerina and studies law at the University of California, Berkeley (Boalt). She's also one of many Berkeley students protesting proposed budget cuts that would greatly diminish the school's much-respected physical education department and its dance classes. Hear why this program is important to the 5,000 students it serves each year and how students like Kranz are organizing to save it. Berkeley crisis--Pt. 1 featured David E....
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Apr 25, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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David E. Garcia is a graduate student in Chemistry at the University of California at Berkeley. He's also a dancer, a choreographer and one of many Berkeley students protesting proposed budget cuts that would greatly diminish the school's much-respected physical education department and its dance classes. Hear why this program is important to the 5,000 students it serves each year and how students like Garcia are organizing to save it. Berkeley crisis--Pt. 2 will feature law student and...
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Apr 25, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Carissa Kranz (see photo at http://infinitebody.blogspot.com) is a ballerina and studies law at the University of California, Berkeley (Boalt). She's also one of many Berkeley students protesting proposed budget cuts that would greatly diminish the school's much-respected physical education department and its dance classes. Hear why this program is important to the 5,000 students it serves each year and how students like Kranz are organizing to save it. Berkeley crisis--Pt. 1 featured David E....
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Apr 25, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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David E. Garcia is a graduate student in Chemistry at the University of California at Berkeley. He's also a dancer, a choreographer and one of many Berkeley students protesting proposed budget cuts that would greatly diminish the school's much-respected physical education department and its dance classes. Hear why this program is important to the 5,000 students it serves each year and how students like Garcia are organizing to save it. Berkeley crisis--Pt. 2 will feature law student and...
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Apr 13, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Jody Oberfelder received a dream commission from the Brooklyn Philharmonic--to choreograph Stravinsky's "A Soldier's Tale" for a May 9th performance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM). Little did she realize that her project would become a casualty of New York's economic crisis when, like so many other arts institutions, the Philharmonic was forced to slash its budget. Oberfelder joined me today to talk about her re-imagining of "A Soldier's Tale," the ironic relevance...
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Apr 13, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Jody Oberfelder received a dream commission from the Brooklyn Philharmonic--to choreograph Stravinsky's "A Soldier's Tale" for a May 9th performance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM). Little did she realize that her project would become a casualty of New York's economic crisis when, like so many other arts institutions, the Philharmonic was forced to slash its budget. Oberfelder joined me today to talk about her re-imagining of "A Soldier's Tale," the ironic relevance...
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Apr 13, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Jody Oberfelder received a dream commission from the Brooklyn Philharmonic--to choreograph Stravinsky's "A Soldier's Tale" for a May 9th performance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM). Little did she realize that her project would become a casualty of New York's economic crisis when, like so many other arts institutions, the Philharmonic was forced to slash its budget. Oberfelder joined me today to talk about her re-imagining of "A Soldier's Tale," the ironic relevance...
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Apr 8, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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It's not unusual to discover a dance artist with a strong talent in other arts or areas of interest. But as a longtime Tarot counselor and teacher, I was intrigued and delighted to learn that choreographer Fiona Dolenga has designed a Tarot deck of her own, featuring photos of colleagues from New York's dance community. I spoke with her about the creation of this beautiful deck and her dance work-in-progress. The Web site of Hidden Arena Dance/Fiona Dolenga and Company is at...
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Apr 8, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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It's not unusual to discover a dance artist with a strong talent in other arts or areas of interest. But as a longtime Tarot counselor and teacher, I was intrigued and delighted to learn that choreographer Fiona Dolenga has designed a Tarot deck of her own, featuring photos of colleagues from New York's dance community. I spoke with her about the creation of this beautiful deck and her dance work-in-progress. The Web site of Hidden Arena Dance/Fiona Dolenga and Company is at...
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Apr 8, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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It's not unusual to discover a dance artist with a strong talent in other arts or areas of interest. But as a longtime Tarot counselor and teacher, I was intrigued and delighted to learn that choreographer Fiona Dolenga has designed a Tarot deck of her own, featuring photos of colleagues from New York's dance community. I spoke with her about the creation of this beautiful deck and her dance work-in-progress. The Web site of Hidden Arena Dance/Fiona Dolenga and Company is at...
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Apr 4, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Aki Sasamoto and Arturo Vidich of Culture Push discuss "Domestic Partner"--their provocative new installation/simultaneous performance, hosted by The Chocolate Factory (Wednesday-Saturday, April 8-11, 8pm). Learn more about Aki Sasamoto and Arturo Vidich at http://www.culturepush.org. The Chocolate Factory, 5-49 49th Street, Long Island City, New York Complete information, directions and ticketing at http://www.chocolatefactorytheater.org/home.html Movement Research --...
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Apr 4, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Aki Sasamoto and Arturo Vidich of Culture Push discuss "Domestic Partner"--their provocative new installation/simultaneous performance, hosted by The Chocolate Factory (Wednesday-Saturday, April 8-11, 8pm). Learn more about Aki Sasamoto and Arturo Vidich at http://www.culturepush.org. The Chocolate Factory, 5-49 49th Street, Long Island City, New York Complete information, directions and ticketing at http://www.chocolatefactorytheater.org/home.html Movement Research --...
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Apr 4, 2009 Eva Yaa Asantewaa
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Aki Sasamoto and Arturo Vidich of Culture Push discuss "Domestic Partner"--their provocative new installation/simultaneous performance, hosted by The Chocolate Factory (Wednesday-Saturday, April 8-11, 8pm). Learn more about Aki Sasamoto and Arturo Vidich at http://www.culturepush.org. The Chocolate Factory, 5-49 49th Street, Long Island City, New York Complete information, directions and ticketing at http://www.chocolatefactorytheater.org/home.html Movement Research --...