Archive for March, 2011
This is too funny!! A Very Dangerous Pastime is a 14-minute award-winning video that aims to reveal the “secret” of looking at contemporary dance. Directed by filmmaker Laura Taler of Grimm Pictures Inc., A Very Dangerous Pastime is a humorous and textured collage of dance film, vintage footage, and interviews with well-known Canadian actors, athletes and musicians. It is designed to awaken our interest in contemporary dance and provide tools to help audiences enjoy dance in its many forms. Ultimately, this video shows that we all have an innate ability to relate to and appreciate dance.
A Very Dangerous Pastime premiered at the 2000 edition of the Canada Dance Festival and has been broadcast on Bravo!
Credits: A Very Dangerous Pastime
Canada Dance Festival
Producer: Canada Dance Festival, in association with Grimm Picture Inc.
Director: Laura Taler
Executive producer: Cathy Levy
Producers: Allison Lewis, Laura Taler
Editor: Vesna Svilanovic
Sound editor: Phillip Strong
:: There are a host of incredible images of “Ophelia Through the Years” @ Vintage Photos
“Perfection takes time.”
The King of Percussion’s new project, ten years in the making, is set to drop this year featuring some of the world’s finest musicians, A. R . Rahman, Billy Cobham, Omar Faruk Tekbilek, Manu Katche, Joji Hirota, Nahini Doumbia and many others. Keep your eyes peeled.
:: ARC Music
Just finished one of the two major grant reports I needed to get off before leaving for Santa Fe on Wednesday. One down, one more to go!
So you all know, Debbie Lammam will be teaching class next Monday for me, 03.21.11 and I am extremely grateful. She’s wonderful, and you couldn’t have a better experience!
Thank you to our newest students… I’m so grateful that you stopped by. Explore, entice, and enumerate your needs – get what you want out of the art is the most important thing!
I should be back on the 22nd, but am alway available via text or email. You all looked awesome tonight! so I look forward to seeing you in a coupla weeks [the 28th for sure] to gain more ground. have lots of fun in the mean time.
Magnitude 8.9 earthquake slammed Japan’s eastern coast Friday, unleashing a 13-foot tsunami that swept boats, cars, buildings and tons of debris miles inland.
:: <a href=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/guo2010/4048821455/in/set-72157623890615084/”>Inside-</a>
La Preuve Par 4′s performance at the 2010 Juste Debout, an international street dancing competition in France. La Preuve Par 4 is comprised of two members of R.A.F. crew (winners of the 2009 World Hip Hop Championships) and two members of the Swaggers crew. The music was composed and remixed for them by soFly.
Watch the 2010 Hip Hop Champions
:: via Coilhouse