04 Oct 17
YARAT Freestyle & DanceAbility Azerbaijan invites everyone to the final live performance of a dance workshop hosted on 18-29 September.
During the workshop participants collaborated with talented Azerbaijani musicians. They created unique piece to be performed live on October 4.
Elchin Shirinov – piano
Elnur Mikayilov – kamancha
Shakhriyar Imanov – tar
Ilgar Bakhshiyev – trumpet
DanceAbility Methodology Teacher – Nigar Sultanova-Yildirim
Supported by: Rapid Solutions
DanceAbility BREAKING OFF SEPARATION is a unique dance methodology open to everyone – for experienced and less experienced dancers, for people with and without disabilities. It was found by Alito Alessi and Karen Nelson in the US, 1987. It grew out of the movement of contact improvisation. Alito Alessi has developed the method while working with mix abilities group of people who have attended classes from all over the world over the last 30 years. DanceAbility is an international organization with number of projects in different countries and over 500 teachers worldwide. At the moment DanceAbility independent affiliates exists in Austria, Azerbaijan, Finland, Germany, Hong Kong, Mexico & Uruguay. DanceAbility helps develop sensory awareness, intuition, creative process, listening and connection. This in turn creates community, inclusion and a sense of wellbeing. Classes are fun and give each person the opportunity to express their individuality. The classes are suitable for everybody; professional & non-professional dancers, visual impairments, hearing impairments, mental disabilities & any person who is interested to explore their own body and try different way of communication.
Venue: YARAT Contemporary Art Centre, 2nd floor
Date: October 4, 2017
Time: 7 p.m.