Open Dance Ensemble will present an excerpt from its new piece, Trio B at 7 PM on Tuesday, December 5th at Triskelion Arts in Brooklyn. See https://www.triskelionarts.org/stage-dive. Free admission.
Open Dance Ensemble will present the full version of Trio B on at 7 PM on Sunday, December 10th at Green Space Studio in Queens, New York. See https://www.facebook.com/events/1456486388543164 and @greenspacestudioorg. For tickets: https://danceentropy.networkforgood.com/events/59326-fertile-ground-november-2023
Trio B was inspired by, and is a response to Yvonne Rainer's ground-breaking 1966 Trio A as presented in her 1976 video. The ensemble dancers choose movements from the original, re-arrange and transpose them, and self-conduct a new, improvised performance with them. For a Trio B rehearsal video see: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1QNkd0WWFKNthtPj3qln7g5slJacZ5yvU/view?usp=drive_link.