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