Shiva's dance symbolizes the rhythms of the entire cosmos. This Hindu deity represents both the destruction of illusion and the creation of enlightenment. Through demonstration, discussion and embodied participation, we will discuss and share the iconography, myths, and symbolism of Shiva, and his presence in Varanasi. This Bharatanatyam workshop is open to all levels.
As part of the “Art in the Garden” series hosted by Horsford Gardens and Nursery in Charlotte VT, artist and curator Hanna Satterlee has brought together a collective of Vermont artists to offer an interdisciplinary immersive performance tour throughout the beautiful Horsford Gardens and Nursery grounds.
This Work in Progress features works by two ChoreoLab participants and a baroque dance demo:
Alice Sheppard's work as a choreographer, thinker and leader within the field of Disability Arts opens up new understandings of the moving world — a world in which access is both equitable and artistically aesthetic. For this virtual workshop, the Hop has connected Alice Sheppard with Eugene Korsunskiy, a specialist in design thinking and hands-on learning. The two will interweave movement exercises, embodied experiments and reflection, bringing knowledge and questions from their related fields into conversation.
Join 17 Vermont choreographers for this virtual dance performance showcase! The evening will feature all new works, created in the month of January during the National Choreography Month challenge. Meet new artists, see dance, find inspiration!
This performance is a fundraiser for the Vermont Dance Alliance, with tickets ranging from $15-$80.
VDA members with a visible profile on the VDA website, use promo code "VDAMMBR " at checkout for 10% off your ticket!
Movers 12 and up of all experiences and abilities, join THE ACTIVATION, organized by artists Millie Heckler, Angelina Ponzio Labate and Hanna Satterlee with videographers Paul Bronislaw Kmiec and Marni Leikin.
This one-time event aims to create and hold space for people to join in a movement meditation & site specific public installation. A simple movement score will be introduced on site, with the option to participate in a guided live interview. The footage will create a short film rallying people to vote and make change.
SMART ARTIST is a collective entity of theater, music, and dance community leaders from the organizations Theater Engine, Big Heavy World, the Vermont Dance Alliance, and Main Street Landing.
We are excited to bring Vermont Creatives two FREE online workshops on how to make videos, and where to put them. Two back to back workshops exploring the universal basics of video content creation and distribution. Working with what you have on a shoestring budget.
Smart Artist Presents: