It has been two days and we have finalized the vocabulary for the piece, I decided to combine parts to see how they look together to decide which phrases I’d like to pursue the most in the piece, I had 10 phrases and I distilled all the material down to the most unique movement from each person and combined these in groups of two or three, we ended up with 4 phrases.
This is Michael and Lorrin’s phrase combined with Nordica, Stephanie and Sasha’s phrase, danced by Micheal and Stephanie:
and Rochelle and Emily’s phrase performed with Laura, Pei-Yong and Sumi’s phrase, danced by Rochelle and Pei-Yong:
I like that there is a little bit of everyone in all of this! It still feels like a lot of material!