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NOVEMBER 23. 24. 25 at 7:30 PM
NOVEMBER 26 at 4PM

Corps Étranger II

at Tangente Danse, Montreal, Canada
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In the Aftermath- Embodying Life-Changing Events

A shared show with Christine Germain/ STEM and Geneviéve C. Ferron

Christine Germain/STEM presents Corps Étranger

Is it a mirage, or a mirror of our perceptions? There are abstract shapes transforming before us, which may seem extra-human but are still living things. Ever so slowly, they move to the sounds of their breath, our breath and the electric noise of the nervous system. The body’s strange and evocative plasticity invites us to reconceive our own physicality as if a metaphor for evolution. The meticulous movement aesthetic draws from the study and practice of Contact Improvisation, phenomenology, and somatics such as the Feldenkrais Method. The latter inspires an exploration of Darwin’s stages of evolution, and how we are all creatures of habit adapting to new environments, leaving behind past identities to embrace new ones. How can we get on with our lives once we have faced the stranger in ourselves?

http://tangentedanse.ca/en/event/in-the-aftermath/

Corps Etranger II Christine Germain

Photo by Lynne Fried/ Bay Area Dance Photography

January 9-15 2017

Artist technical residency at Z Space

A collaboration with lighting designer Heather Basarab

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