Workshop: Fabric Theory – 3 Day Intensive
When: 11:30am – 1:30pm – Thursday – Saturday, Dec 13th – 15th
Where: Arcadia, North Studio
How Much: $150
At least 2 years of experience on fabric or rope
An analytical methodology for the organization of fabric theories.
Single and Split panel structuring. Category/Architecture/Orientation. Fundamental Transitions. Movement Quality, Management and Technique.
Ascents (including Climbs), Descents (including Drops), Pause (Pose), Transition.
During our exploration of Architecture [Structure] we will explore the following: Open vs Wrapped relationships, Corners/Stirrups, Holds/Hooks/Pinches, Locks, Hitches.
We will also explore the important Movement Pathways via transitions and altering relationships: Fabric vs Body, Fabric vs Fabric and Body vs Space.
Students will leave with a better overall understanding of how to better construct relationships on aerial fabric from an accessible viewpoint.
Jenn has been immersed in aerial arts since 2008. She is driven by her focus on fabric (silks) and sling (hammock) but also enjoys exploring cord lisse, cloud swing, trapeze, lyra, net and rope & harness. She has coached, choreographed and performed across the globe, including: 35 US states, Germany, Austria, Mexico, Italy, Canada and more.
As an Aerial Coach, she seeks to provide the highest quality progressive instruction to aerialists of all abilities from novice to professional performer. Her mission as a human is to cultivate a warm, non-judgmental learning environment that fosters community, to build personal physical and emotional strength within the individuals who participate in this environment and methodically construct a vehicle by which to create art.