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Dance travels from Body to Body: digital humanities, theatre and dance and embodied transmission

#mapping #movement on the #move #bodiestalk #transmission #embodiement #theatre #digitalhumanities #dance

Taking inspiration from this great article entitled “Mapping Movement on the Move: Dance Touring and Digital
Methods
” by Harmony Bench, Kate Elswit (published in Theatre Journal, Volume 68, Number 4, December 2016, pp. 575-596 (Article, there are a lot on interesting lines of inquiry and directions pointed at that are oxygen for thinking and, I found, especially reflecting.

And in this site specific world we are living through. Movement is a hot topic. There will always be an overspill of information, of soma and its articulation as soma-techne from a body to a body. We transfer informations, imaginaries, sensation, from body to body. In situ and virtually.
Is it so? Do we transfer meaning and sensation as we move from screen to screen?

How has your experience been since 2020, or prior. How does a digitalised humanity respond to somatic sensation nurturing in a virtual state? Or at least, including a virtual phase in the process of transferring and creating together?