Place and Pour

Little, Nita
January 2007
Contact Quarterly;Winter/Spring2007, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p56
The article offers insights on basic contact improvisation (CI) principles and practices in dancing. One of the essential CI skills is the ability to direct one's path of movement and to control the flow of weight. The author cites the way a ball rolls, in which the weight of the ball continually pours earthward, while spilling vertically and moving horizontally. Moreover, the author also elaborates some techniques of CI.


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