FANTASTIC-ACTION Sunday, August 14 from 6:30pm – 8:00pm

 This class is FREE to attend. Water and other drinks and snacks will be provided.

home school is joyous to announce the second session of our first class of second semester: FANTASTIC-ACTION, given by Allie Hankins of Physical Education.

FANTASTIC-ACTION is an ALL-LEVELS movement/embodiment event. We will breathe, vocalize, bounce, sweat, push, rest, DANCE, and work as individuals, partners, and as a group in actions that help us access the pleasure of effort, and all of the ridiculous delights of having a body. Dynamic music buoys us through our fatigue and steers us to an empowering transcendent climax.

Allik Hankins and dancers at FLOCK

Allie Hankins leads dancers in group work at Flock, in N Portland.

Allie Hankins is a Portland-based performer who makes works that toy with the destabilization of persona through uncanny physicality, layered imagery, and a biting wit all while trying to suppress her contentious eagerness to please. Her current collaborators include Physical Education (Lu Yim, keyon gaskin, and Taka Yamamoto), Rachael Dichter (SF), Morgan Ritter, Rose Mackey, and Maggie Heath. Most recently, Hankins has performed with Julien Prévieux (Paris), Morgan Thorson (Minneapolis), Tahni Holt, and Suniti Dernovsek. She has been an Artist in Residence at the Djerassi Resident Artist Program, the Robert Rauschenberg Residency, and the New Expressive Works Residency at Studio 2.

Saturday, December 12 from 11am – 2pm

Theatrical Zilling with NagaSita
(All levels welcome! Expect to be challenged)

This workshop will open with practicing zill patterns, followed by body isolation drill combos and captivating facial expression integration for a lovely theatrical polish. We will culminate with some bangin choreography keeping an emphasis on downward isolations, fancy footwork and serpentine grace, for you take home to digest and spice up your ever evolving dance repertoire.
SPACE IS LIMITED! I’m capping it off at 10 students, so please be sure to PRE-REGISTER asap if you wish to attend. See you soon!
Please let me know if you don’t have zills so that I can bring extras or tell you where to go to get your first set!

$60 – To pre-register you can send your payment via paypal to