idsi 2013, august 12-16
Use the links in the table to access descriptions of the different sessions.
Round Table Sessions on Saturday, August 17, meet 11am -1pm and 2-4pm.
Programming and material tbc.
Monday, August 13, 10am - 11am in Meany Hall, Lower Level Entrance
Welcome to the Summer Intensive, meet organizers, presenters and participants, take care of administrative aspects and an opportunity to ask questions about course procedures, facilities and access.
introduction workshop (back)
Monday, August 13, 11am - 12, Meany Hall Studio 265, Upper Level
Meeting all the participants, establishing ground rules and starting to work together.
training class (back)
Monday - Friday, 12.30-2pm. Meany Hall Studio 265, Upper Level
Facilitated by Jürg Koch the class incorporates aspects of traditional technique class, improvisation and composition to train a comprehensive range of dance skills for a diversity of participants. Over five days the sessions develop towards a repeatable formal class developing increasingly complex movement phrases. All these sessions are accompanied by Paul Moore.
Monday - Friday (except Thursday), 12.30-2pm. Meany Hall Studio 265, Upper Level
Facilitated by Jürg Koch the group develops choreographic sections in a workshop format. We will work in solo, partner and group formats along specific and directed tasks. Informed by the UCHRI residency at UCIrvine, this year’s project develops and recreates the Perspectices/Perception score integrating movement experience and description. Work examples
guest sessions (back)
Daily changing sessions including movement or lecture based guest presentations by artists and educators participating in the Round Table.
happy hour (back)
Monday, August 12, 6-7pm, at Flowers, University Way
An opportunity to meet, chat and socialize at Flowers on The Ave (University Way) in the popular U-district.
film evening (back)
Tuesday, August 13, 7-9pm, Meany Hall Studio 265, Upper Level
An opportunity to exchange and view filmed material from the field of dance/art and disability.
open community session (back)
Wednesday, August 14, 7-9pm, Meany Hall Studio 265, Upper Level
This free taster session opens up the studio doors to the wider Seattle dance community and newly interested participants. We will work with material from the training class and lead into an open improvisation.
exploring social dance forms (back)
Thursday, August 15, 7-9, Meany Hall Studio 265, Upper Level
Guest session with UW faculty Juliet McMains, jointly exploring access to social dance forms. This is an open community session.
closing circle (back)
Friday,August 16, 5-6pm. Meany Hall Studio 265, Upper Level
Reflecting on past week and planning for future courses
joint dinner (back)
Friday, August 16, 7-30-later at Thai 65, University Way
Joint dinner out at Thai 65 on The Ave
For questions please contact Jürg Koch via: firstname.lastname@example.org