Physical Practice with Allison Wyper
Friday, May 23 2014
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Physical Practice with Allison Wyper
sliding scale $10-20

In this class for experienced movers and novices alike, we will explore “intimate” spaces through witnessing, memory, and impression. Exercises in improvisational movement and intuitive composition will be supported by internal explorations, moving blind, and partner work.

Interdisciplinary performance artist Allison Wyper vitalizes the performance space as a site of critical action, with focus on intimacy and sustainability. She is an Associate Artist and teacher with the international performance troupe La Pocha Nostra (San Francisco/Mexico City), and member of Hydra Poesis (Perth, Australia). She has collaborated with Maria Gillespie, Michael Sakamoto, Prumsodun Ok, Micha Cardenas, Carol McDowell, Tim Miller, Sara Shelton Mann, Kinodance Company, and others.  MFA Dance, UCLA. BA Theatre Studies, Emerson College. www.allisonwyper.com