MOVEMENT & AWARENESS w/ Tara Cheyenne Friedenberg

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MOVEMENT & AWARENSS: an improv movement workshop with Tara Cheyenne Friedenberg

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Vancouver Improv Festival is proud to present a series of three workshops this spring, featuring guest artists from Vancouver and beyond! This is the second workshop in the series, featuring Tara Cheyenne Friedenberg (Vancouver).

WORKSHOP: MOVEMENT & AWARENESS

Movement improvisation, awareness, and play. This workshop is designed for improviser and actors to find, joy, comfort and possibilities with movement. We will work on exploring our personal movement languages and fabulous peculiarities through play, experimentation and technique. No experience necessary. All bodies welcome. Wear clothes you feel comfortable moving in and bring a water bottle.

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:

Tara Cheyenne Friedenberg is an award winning creator, performer, choreographer, director, writer and educator. Artistic Director of Tara Cheyenne Performance, she is renowned as a trailblazer in interdisciplinary performance and as a mighty performer "who defies categorization on any level"(The Georgia Straight).

Tara is celebrated nationally and internationally for her unique and dynamic hybrid of dance, comedy and theatre. The string of celebrated full-length solo shows to her credit includes bANGER, Goggles, Porno Death Cult, and I can’t remember the word for I can’t remember, and she partners regularly on multidisciplinary collaborations, commissions and boundary-bending ensemble creations. When she isn’t creating innovative movement for theatre, Tara performs around the world- highlights include DanceBase/Edinburgh, South Bank Centre/London, On the Boards/Seattle USA, and High Performance Rodeo/Calgary. Recent works include The Body Project (premiering 2020/21 season) The River with dance artist Miriam Colvin and artist and activist Molly Wickham (premiering 2021 in Wet'suwet'en Territory), empty.swimming.pool with Italian dance/performance artist Silvia Gribaudi, (Castiglioncello, Bassano, Victoria, B.C. and Vancouver, B.C.), how to be (Vancouver, B.C.) , and I can’t remember the word for I can’t remember (currently touring). Tara lives in East Vancouver with her husband composer Marc Stewart and their son Jasper.

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Date: Monday May 4, 6-8pm

Location: TBD. We have had a location change. Will update everyone ASAP.

Open to all improvisors and actors. No experience necessary. All bodies welcome. Wear clothes you feel comfortable moving in and bring a water bottle.

This workshop is produced by The Vancouver Improv Festival, and any funds raised beyond paying the artist will go towards the production of the festival.

We would like to acknowledge that the land on which we gather for this event is the unceded territory of the Coast Salish Peoples, including the territories of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.

Questions? Email info@vancouverimprovfest.com

Please note, we will not be able to offer refunds for this event.

The 22nd VANCOUVER IMPROV FESTIVAL runs October 6-12, 2020 at The Cultch. Check out www.vancouverimprovfest.com in the coming months for more info, or register for our newsletter.

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