New PDF release: Moving Sites: Investigating Site-Specific Dance Performance

By Victoria Hunter

ISBN-10: 0415710170

ISBN-13: 9780415710176

ISBN-10: 0415713250

ISBN-13: 9780415713252

Moving Sites explores site-specific dance perform via a mix of analytical essays and practitioner bills in their operating procedures. In providing this joint attempt of conception and perform, it goals to supply dance lecturers, scholars and practitioners with a chain of discussions that shed gentle either on methods to creating this kind of dance perform, and comparing and reflecting on it.


The edited quantity combines serious pondering from a number of views together with statement and commentary from the fields of dance experiences, human geography and spatial idea with a view to current interdisciplinary discourse and a number serious and practice-led lenses in which this sort of paintings should be thought of and explored. In so doing, this e-book addresses?the following questions:

·???????? How do choreographers make site-specific dance performance?

·???????? What happens while a moving?body engages with web site, position and environment?

·???????? How could we interpret, examine and overview this sort of dance perform via various theoretical lenses?

·???????? How can this sort of perform tell wider discussions of embodiment, website, area, position and environment?


This cutting edge and interesting ebook seeks to maneuver past description and dialogue of site-specific dance as a spectacle or novelty and considers site-dance as a sound and important kind of modern dance perform that explores, displays, disrupts, contests and develops understandings and practices of inhabiting and interesting with more than a few websites and environments.

Dr Victoria Hunter is Senior Lecturer in Dance on the collage of Chichester.

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