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Dear Neal, Curt and Dennis

Thanks for the Therbligs follow up with Laban Notation and other
performance examples. Currently looking at LabaNotator
http://labanotator.kepha.si/index.php/en/

Re: Zero G Dancers
As a post-SL'er its interesting to see Second Life still active. Recalls
Second Front SL performance group with Lichty and Kildall


On Sat, Mar 22, 2014 at 1:02 PM, Dennis Moser <[log in to unmask]>wrote:

> The Satterwhite example immediately brought to mind another explorer in
> this realm, DC Spensley aka "DanCoyote Antonelli" and his Zero G Dancers
> ...
>
> here:
> http://youtu.be/xBJPM68Sd3I
>
> and here:
> http://www.dancoyote.com/
>
> Best,
>
> Dennis
>
> ~~
> If your first move is brilliant, you're in trouble. You don't really know
> how to follow it; you're frightened of ruining it. So, to make a mess is a
> good beginning. -- Brian Eno
>
>
> On Sat, Mar 22, 2014 at 6:35 AM, Curt Cloninger <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
> > neal,
> >
> > spine injury choreography made me think of these wonderful alan sondheim
> > pieces:
> > http://vimeo.com/21198845
> > http://vimeo.com/20716794
> >
> > Also francois gamma animations
> > http://francoisegamma.computersclub.org/
> >
> > And artaud drawings
> >
> >
> http://squarewhiteworld.com/2009/12/10/stop-screaming-ideas-are-the-voids-of-the-body-penetrating-connexions-self-serving-excerpts-from-stephen-barbers-the-screaming-body/
> >
> > Bodies without organs can take quite a speculative beating, but there's
> > always the (boring) binary threshhold of death looming on the horizon.
> It's
> > much safer to co-wallop virtual bodies. Cf: jacolby satterwhite:
> > http://youtu.be/3LgtGM1Wcss
> >
> > Best,
> > Curt
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > On Mar 22, 2014, at 9:42 AM, "D. Neal McDonald" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> >
> > I notice the dancers are not using Labanotation for generative works--
> > same kind of thing? Laban errors just lead to spine injury? Are there
> > notations whose errors would be more gentle?
> >
>



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