Abstraction in movement. The dancer is reflecting the essence of her feelings about the rainforest.
Unbalanced; applies to a body shape or grouping of dancers in which the right and left sides do not match.
Creating movement based on the inhalation and exhalation of breath.
Example of how changing focus can change the look of a movement.
Pertaining to something that goes with or makes something else complete. The repetition of similar body lines or shapes by different dancers in a group.
Example of contact improvisation. The dancers start and remain in contact throughout the improvisation.
The differentiation of a movement so that it stands out in some way or the use of differing movements to add variety to a dance. For example, high movement contrasts with movement done at a low level; fast movement contrasts with slow actions.
Counterbalancing is positioning of dancers so the weight of one balances the weight of the other.
Example of counterbalancing between two dancers. Counterbalancing is a variation of contact improvisation.
A demonstration of the six energy qualities.