Contact Improvisation Quick Blog

Mar 10, 2015 :
Here is a ‪Contact Improv‬isation video (50 mintues!) of a teachers performance at the Kiev Contact Festival in 2014.  Teachers: Arye Bursztyn, Ray Chung, Andrew Harwood, Benno Voorham, Monica Gallardo, Katya Mustonen, Ruslan Santah, Mirva Makinen, Sasha Soshnikova, Sergey Golovnya, Katya Basalaeva, Inna Falkova. Teachers performance on International Contact Improvisation festival in Kiev, Ukraine, May 1-7.2014
Mar 6, 2015 :

Here's a video of a ‪Contact Improvisation‬ performance called "Yield" which was performed by Vitali Kononov and Rosemary Hannon at the West Coast Contact Improvisation Festival in 2007: Yield at WCCIF 2007

Feb 26, 2015 :

Here's a Contact Improvisation video of a duet beterr Steve Homsher and Catherine Lessard at CI36 at Juniata College in 2008: Duet from CI36

Feb 20, 2015 :

Here's a ‪‎Contact Improv‬isation trailer for the upcoming documentary, "Contact Improvisation: An Intimate Dance": Trailer for the Documentary, An Intimate Dance

Feb 12, 2015 :

Here's a ‪Contact Improvisation video called "The Poetics of Touch: Nancy Stark Smith, a pathway into Contact Improvisation" (25 minutes) filmed in 2013 at Casina Settarte in Italy: The Poetics of Touch: Nancy Stark Smith, a pathway into Contact Improvisation

Jan 23, 2015 :

Here is a short Contact Improvisation video featuring Steve Paxton describing Contact Improvisation as Ray Chung and Kirstie Simson dance a duet as part of "The Improvisation Project" at the Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival in 1998: The Improvisation Project, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival

Jan 19, 2015 :
Here is a Contact Improvisation video of a duet between Mirva Mäkinen and Sole Medina at S.I.A.M.B in Barcelona, 2012: Mirva and Sole
Jan 13, 2015 :

Here is a Contact Improvisation video of an excerpt from Jess Curtis and Lea Kieffer's performance at the Freiburg Contact Festival in 2012 entitled "Awkward Contact"

Jan 7, 2015 :

Here is a Contact Improvisation video called "By Myself but Not Alone" recorded at the Freiburg CI Festival in 2014 by Srik Narayanan. Nice to see so many familiar dancers! :)  By Myself But Not Alone

Jan 2, 2015 :

Here is a 38 minute interview with Nita Little on her views on Contact Improvisation, embodiment, and about her work for her PhD dissertation: Interview of Nita Little at Dancetheater.gr

Dec 10, 2014 :

Here is a Contact Improvisation video of Jörg Hassmann and Chris Aiken dancing in Berlin in 2014: Jörg Hassmann & Chris Aiken

Oct 23, 2014 :

Here is a Contact Improvisation video of Martin Keogh and Ray Chung dancing in Russia in 2001: Martin Keogh and Ray Chung, 2001, filmed somewhere in Russia

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