REPERTORY MOVEMENT CLASS
with Monica Bill Barnes
Students will investigate the use of deadpan humor, dynamic movement and theatrical scenarios throughout the course of learning repertory of Monica Bill Barnes. The movement vocabulary will vary from full-bodied dancing to nuance gestural phrases that draw on a radical mixture of influences ranging from vaudeville to pop-culture. Throughout this class, students will focus on their individual performance choices within the company’s work, which celebrates individuality and finds humor in our awkward, everyday triumphs and failures.
Monica Bill Barnes is a celebrated choreographer, performer, and the Artistic Director of Monica Bill Barnes & Company that challenges itself to “bring dance where it doesn’t belong.” The company has performed has been presented in more than 100 cities throughout the US and internationally. Free to attend. All are welcome, skill level from beginne to professional. Please RSVP by clicking https://www.sheldontheatre.org/participate/outreach-activities/