By Jonathan Burrows
On choreography: "Choreography is a negotiation with the styles your physique is thinking"
On ideas: "Try breaking the principles on a necessity to damage the principles basis"
A Choreographer’s Handbook invitations the reader to enquire how and why to make a dance functionality. In an inspiring and surprisingly empowering series of reports, principles and paradoxes, the world over popular dancer, choreographer and instructor Jonathan Burrows explains how it’s attainable to navigate a direction via this complicated process.
It is a beautiful mirrored image on a private perform trip, and attracts upon 5 years’ of workshop discussions, led by way of Burrows.
Burrows’ open and sincere prose provides the reader entry to quite a number workouts, meditations, ideas and ideas on choreography that let artists and dance-makers to discover their very own aesthetic process.
It is a publication for somebody attracted to making functionality, at no matter what point and in whichever style.
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