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Voice-Movement Workshop with Leah Stein
December 8 @ 1:00 pm$20 – $25
Explore improvisational movement and sound inspired by Deep Listening® practice founded by composer Pauline Oliveros. Connect through an open creative process to oneself and others where everyone’s contribution is essential. Seasoned performers as well as those who are new to voice/movement practice are welcome. Deep Listening® developed by Pauline Oliveros “explores the difference between the involuntary nature of hearing and the voluntary selective nature ” exclusive and inclusive — of listening. The practice includes bodywork sonic meditations interactive performance listening to the sounds of daily life nature one’s own thoughts imagination and dreams and listening to listening itself.” – deeplistening.orgAbout the Instructor: Leah Stein is the award-winning artistic director and founder of Leah Stein Dance Company now in its 15th Anniversary Season. Stein has collaborated with composers Byron Au Yong (TURBINE) David Lang (Battle Hymns) Pauline Oliveros (Urban ECHO) Germaine Ingram (The Break Other People’s Children) Diane Monroe (Interior Bellows Falls Adjacent Spaces) and Woodmere Art Museum (Portraits Ground Works). She also has collaborated with poet Josey Foo (Imprint and A Lily Lilies). Stein received a 2010 Independence Foundation Fellowship three Pennsylvania of the Arts Fellowships for Choreography and a Herald Angel Award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Stein is a 2018 Pew Fellow.