LIVE was initiated in 2007. It now consists of nine artists. We spend two hours practicing together every Thursday morning in Kathryn Irey’s studio (Stage 7 School of Dance) in San Diego, California. Practice continues with lunch and conversation.
LIVE: on thursday mornings we play. and sometimes it feels like work. and it is. we call it practicing. we practice being, doing, making, sensing and seeing in a room together. we talk about it later.
LIVE is my weekly current event. Sometimes, I arrive saturated and go empty. Other times, I enter empty and leave saturated. I navigate and yield.
LIVE: “It’s impossible not to remember wild and want it back.” Mary Oliver didn’t write this about LIVE…but could have.
LIVE is a context for practicing dance, sound, composition, questioning, discourse and performance with others in present time. Everything is available. It requires showing up.
LIVE is an invitation to be supported, to be in relationship, to enter, to turn and return. A place for arriving and ….
LIVE is like…
wandering through a realm of daydream
where words end to describe and sensations make coherent