Sunset through tangled trees, photo Judith Barnes
I've just about had it. We both know what I want, what I deserve, and that sister of ours is not gonna get in my way, not if you’re with me on this. I've had it with the darkness, the wailing,…Continue
Added by Judith Barnes on February 9, 2019 at 1:30am — No Comments
I have been dancing since I first felt the flesh surrounding me in my mother’s womb. Dance for me, like many and most I know, is my purest form of expression. It opens light inside of me, and has been a language between my brain, my body, and my spirit that only I can fully understand.
When I think of dance, I think of movement, performing, being in motion. This dance, this movement…Continue
Added by Nana Chinara on July 13, 2019 at 7:59am — No Comments
What are the words you use to identify yourself?
Where do you call home?
What is your relationship with “your countries?”
Where do you go to be Asian?
How do you stay Asian?
Do you ever feel like you need to present your Asian-ness?
What’s your relationship to the broader POC community?
When did you learn about the history of Asian discrimination in the United…Continue
Added by Rebecca Fitton on July 12, 2019 at 4:47pm — No Comments
This article is a contribution from 2018-2019 LEIMAY Fellowship Artist Jenna Kirk. The LEIMAY Fellows are a group of local artists working individually throughout the year at the LEIMAY studio.…Continue
Added by Jenna Kirk on May 28, 2019 at 11:36pm — No Comments
by Béla Bartók, drama by Béla Balász
INTRODUCTION: THE CASTLE…Continue
Added by Judith Barnes on February 9, 2017 at 11:30am — No Comments
Jim Livingstone in Custer, South Dakota.
Perception // no thing - a contemplation
What is no thing? If you were to do a study in no thing where do you begin?…Continue
Added by Joy Douglas on February 28, 2019 at 4:31pm — No Comments
more and more symmetry
lasers, lifts, removal…Continue
Added by Sophia Treanor on September 8, 2018 at 11:45am — No Comments
This article is a contribution from 2018-2019 LEIMAY fellow Nicolas Noreña. The LEIMAY Fellows are a group of local artists working individually throughout the year at the LEIMAY studio.
Added by Nicolas Noreña on February 5, 2019 at 11:30am — No Comments
Eunjin Choi: Congratulations! Please briefly introduce the festival to us.
Bokyung Lee: After moving to the United States in 2011, I have been working in New York, New Jersey, Washington, and Chicago. So I was able to experience American culture as well as Korean culture. And then I got also curious about other cultures as well so I’ve been thinking about presenting my work in other countries. While watching a website called "Dancing…Continue
Added by Eunjin,Choi on November 9, 2018 at 9:33pm — No Comments
This article is a contribution from 2018-2019 LEIMAY Fellowship Artist Jeremy Goren. The LEIMAY Fellows are a group of local artists working individually throughout the year at the LEIMAY studio.
Five years ago this…Continue
Added by Jeremy Goren on January 23, 2019 at 10:30pm — No Comments
Please Consider Your Audience…Continue
Added by Mariana Taragano on September 5, 2018 at 9:41pm — No Comments
This article is a contribution from 2017-2018 LEIMAY Fellowship Artist Polina Porras Sivolobova. The LEIMAY Fellows are a group of local artists working individually throughout the year at the LEIMAY studio.
This year marks ten years since I…Continue
Added by Polina Porras Sivolobova on October 13, 2018 at 2:00am — No Comments
(Image: The Rape of Persephone, Greek fresco from Macedonian tomb circa 400 B.C., Museum of the Royal Tombs of Aigai)
Draft Outline for an Opera Libretto in Three Acts…Continue
Added by Judith Barnes on August 7, 2018 at 7:00pm — No Comments
The mutual transformation and influence between everyday life and practice of art is a common experience among many artists. The experience is intense for artists with an art practice that necessitates the recording of their process and art form into the cells of their bodies, particularly performance artists and performing artists who have to enact…Continue
Added by Eunjin,Choi on August 1, 2018 at 12:30am — No Comments
For the past year, I’ve been working on a piece called Glass: a multi-disciplinary dance performance that addresses the concept of a glass ceiling and the myriad ways that women internalize misogyny…Continue
Added by Kate Ladenheim on April 5, 2018 at 12:15pm — No Comments
Stillness: in biodynamic craniosacral therapy and improvisational performance
“Space and silence are two aspects of the same thing. The same no-thing. They are externalization of inner space and inner silence, which…Continue
Added by Sophia Treanor on February 15, 2018 at 1:16am — No Comments
Time in the (LEIMAY) Studio with...
LEIMAY Studio Manager…Continue
Added by Lou Mandolini on January 31, 2018 at 5:30pm — No Comments
When I direct, observe, and teach performers- I face the same paradoxical phenomena in all three situations. The necessity of technique and its stagnating damaging effect on the performer. The question then is “What is talent and the role of technique in training?” …Continue
Added by Polina/Terra Incognita Theater on June 28, 2017 at 11:21am — No Comments
At Sea by Peter Hutton
The Mirror by Andrey Tarkovsky
My work is particularly influenced by The Mirror. For me this is one of the most inspiring dance films. At the time that I saw this film, I had been watching many recently…Continue
Added by Lucy Kerr on February 8, 2017 at 8:00pm — No Comments
I randomly stepped into an audition in July of 2016, expecting nothing, with a company that I had no prior relationship with, and two months later found myself getting emailed a contract for second cast of a brand new, ongoing, immersive theater show. I’d be performing multiple times a week. I’d be getting…Continue
Added by Kate Ladenheim on November 16, 2016 at 1:00pm — No Comments