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.

PersonalDance

Saturday, June 28th & Sunday, June 29th
11am – 4pm each day
Tuition: $90-$125 sliding scale

This workshop utilizes techniques of theater, butoh, clown, and improvisation to expand your dance, awaken your potency, and inhabit the moment. Develop tools to be more creative and expressive within your own body, in the exploration of radical presence.

• If you are a performer who desires to connect more authentically with your audience, this work is especially potent. 
• If you are a dancer or actor who desires to expand your toolbox of physical expression, this work is helpful too.
• If you are a person who desires to explore more of your unique creativity centered in the body, this work invites your participation.

Facilitator: Jacob Mooney
Registration is required – Call 503-750-3811 or email jacob@lightboxkulturhaus.com