IDSI 2012

The 2012 intensive featured daily technique classes, developing individual movement phrases through tasks.

View the duet phrases from class

In the composition course we worked on a version of perspectives/perception a performance score working on layered descriptions and aesthetics of access.

View the perspectives/perception score

In a guest workshop with dancers from the Chamber Dance Company at the UW Seattle the participants learnt and interpreted excperpts from the 2012 repertory, including Jean Erdman's Creature on a Journey and Helen Tamiris' Negro Spirituals.

View the repertory pieces


Dancer in wheelchair gliding forward arms raised high
dancer: angela larson
The Round Table guest sessions included a series of presentations. Carolina Caballero presented Off a six minute duet followed by a workshop with Karen Daly and Kenji Ota. In additon Carolina Caballero also presented an introduction to integrated dance in Columbia.
Yulia Arakelyan and Erik Ferguson from Wobbly Dance presented an introduction and workshop to their research process for their current production Underneath.
Jürg Koch presented a short lecture, followed by a discussion about the relationship between modernism, found objects, dance, disability and communtity dance.
Two dancers balancing one on one leg the other in a wheelchair

dancere: Jay Lowman, Kari Cunningham-Røsvik

Five Day Intensive Participants:
Kari Cunningham-Røsvik, Karen Daly, Angela Larson, Jay Lowman, Maria Vaughn

Interns: Rachel Ferguson

Round Table Participants:
Yulia Arakelyan, Carolina Caballero, Erik Ferguson,