LiquidBody at SOMAfest 2010 in L.A.

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Caryn is so happily a part of this festival again this year, teaching a LiquidBody workshop for dancers, performers and somatic movement artists and also co-teaching with Emilie Conrad and Teri Carter a Performance Lab. The only festival of its kind and in my opinion, the most exciting frontier for American Modern Dance – one that follows a trajectory I have identified from Isadora and Graham to Emilie Conrad. From the website: ” In its fourth year, this pioneering event enhances somatic awareness in practice, performance and daily life. Fostering physical and perceptual...

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LiquidBody Yoga at Becket Arts Center Fridays in July and August 2010.

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Just minutes from Jacob's Pillow, the place in the Berkshires that first captured Caryn's heart with its magical mix of nature and culture, Becket Arts Center will be hosting LiquidBody Yoga classes every Friday from 9:15a-10:45a in July and August 2010. LiquidBody Yoga is a creative fluid system process that recognizes that your body is mostly water that can be sculpted with simple sounds, breaths and movements. It works from the inside out to improve circulation and build liquid strength.   Through guided improvisational movement sequences that follow the natural curves...

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LiquidBody Music Concert in Athens, Greece

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In commemoration of International Women’s Day, new work in collaboration with composer/musician Nana Simopoulos.  Interactive multimedia dance and live world music in a 70 minute concert at Theatro Fournos, MAYPOMIXALH 168, Athens, Greece. ...

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Merde to Blue Light!

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Today Blue Light premieres – the new intermedia drama by Annie Loui.  Caryn assistanted with the choreography, spending two intensive weeks last spring and this December working with this talented cast, incredible director and creative team.  Caryn is fascinated by the depth and brilliance of Annie’s dramatic approach to contact improvisation and is thrilled to have been able to work closely with Annie on this project.  She is hoping to bring it up to the East Coast either this summer or...

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Internet Classes and Workshops Pilot

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LiquidBody is researching nonlocal possibilities for education and community building with a pilot program of internet classes and workshops.  With dancers, collaborators and students on both the East and West coast and abroad, it makes sense for Caryn to develop the internet as a rehearsal and educational tool.  She began out of the necessity of keeping her East coast dancers rehearsed and trained while in graduate school out West, and has continued to develop this tool.  She is still accepting interested students.  The more diverse their locations, the...

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