On choreography: "Choreography is a negotiation with the styles your physique is thinking"
On principles: "Try breaking the foundations on a necessity to wreck the foundations basis"
A Choreographer’s Handbook invitations the reader to enquire how and why to make a dance functionality. In an inspiring and strangely empowering series of news, rules and paradoxes, the world over well known dancer, choreographer and instructor Jonathan Burrows explains how it’s attainable to navigate a direction via this advanced process.
It is a beautiful mirrored image on a private perform trip, and attracts upon 5 years’ of workshop discussions, led via Burrows.
Burrows’ open and sincere prose offers the reader entry to various workouts, meditations, ideas and ideas on choreography that permit artists and dance-makers to discover their very own aesthetic process.
It is a publication for an individual attracted to making functionality, at no matter what point and in whichever style.