House dancers, B-girls/B-boys, voguers, poppers and other street dance practitioners are invited to learn about the postmodern period of contemporary dance including Judson Dance Theater, Merce Cunningham, and Trisha Brown. You will find out about the source of ideas that still resonate in today’s dance world and try out choreographic techniques using your movement vocabulary.
Image credit: Illustration by Marina Qing Seet
Charemaine Seet is a dancer, choreographer and movement educator with a career spanning four continents. She is trained in classical ballet, contemporary dance techniques and Hip Hop styles. She is the director of Seet Dance, a contemporary dance school in Surry Hills that presents innovative and educational programs in Sydney. Seet Dance’s most recent project was ‘Trio A with Rabbits’ which was a tribute to Yvonne Rainer’s Trio A with Flags fused with the story of the Berlin Wall rabbits.
Charemaine has performed professionally in London and New York and continues to collaborate with NYC choreographer Doug Elkins. Elkins is a pioneer in fusing Hip Hop, B-boying and House with Contemporary Dance practice.