The Performing Book at Et20l'été fesitval, Paris
Jun
22
12:30 PM12:30

The Performing Book at Et20l'été fesitval, Paris

The Performing Book returns, this time with a community cast in collaboration with Elodie Escarmelle/ Cie. Small Room Dance Fr.

Danced by: Antione, Agnès, Chloë, Camille, Frédérique, Gilberto & Gaëlle

The Performing Book est un spectacle de danse interactif, intuitif, ludique et coloréde la chorégraphe Janine Harrington. Développé à partir des processus familiers de navigation sur smartphoneou tablettes, les mouvements des spectateurs provoquent des altérations en temps réel de la chorégraphie : les danseurs réduisent, agrandissent, accélèrent, ralentissent leur danse,et plus encore ... Pour Et 20 l’Été, The Performing Book est interprété par des danseur·se·s amateur·e·s du 20è arrondissement. A la suite d’une série de rendez-vous dédiées avec une danseuse de la compagnie et la chorégraphe, ils·elles ont appris les principes subtils de l'œuvre, ses règles et comment les mettre en jeu. Venez découvrircomment jouer avec la pièceet les danseurs: en découvrant les règles du jeu, vous pourrez lancerdes défis aux danseurs et explorerles possibilités cachées de l'œuvre.

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STACK at Our City Dances
Jun
30
3:15 PM15:15

STACK at Our City Dances

Next show will be in Brighton at Our City Dance Festival. Info here

Games: 12.30pm (BSL interpreted)

and 3:15pm

with:

Christopher Matthews, Lena Kimming, Elisa Vassena, Vanessa Abreu, Luke Birch, Elettra Giunta and Janine Harrington

sound: Jamie Forth

Image: Robyn Cabaret. STACK in performance at Sadler’s Wells Presents: Wilderness Festival.

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Leading practice: the screensaver series score at [open class] London
May
9
10:00 AM10:00

Leading practice: the screensaver series score at [open class] London

Classes will move towards the Screensaver Series score: a graphic, poetic and physical practice. We will work with improvisation, touch and practising alone together. We will play with imagination, the gaze, partnering and choreological tools to resource our dancing while practising our attention to care for the emergent and ever-shifting landscape of the dance. We will work a lot within the restriction of body-half organisation, exploring the expansive limitations of this coordination.

More info and booking here!

8th and 9th May 10-11:30am.

Photo by Paul Seaby at OOPS Festival 2019.

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Leading practice: the screensaver series score at [open class] London
May
8
10:00 AM10:00

Leading practice: the screensaver series score at [open class] London

Classes will move towards the Screensaver Series score: a graphic, poetic and physical practice. We will work with improvisation, touch and practising alone together. We will play with imagination, the gaze, partnering and choreological tools to resource our dancing while practising our attention to care for the emergent and ever-shifting landscape of the dance. We will work a lot within the restriction of body-half organisation, exploring the expansive limitations of this coordination.

More info and booking here!

8th and 9th May 10-11:30am.

Photo by Paul Seaby at OOPS Festival 2019.

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artist as consultant with Tate n Lyle
Jan
10
to Feb 14

artist as consultant with Tate n Lyle

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Tate n Lyle invited me to work with them at the end of the tax year. Actually that is just context. The invitation was an open one, to interact or intervene in their practice under the guise of “consultant”. So far this has involved email exchange, conversation, facilitated discussion, project mapping exercises, lists and matrices, research and thinking with: the figures of Robin Hood, Maid Marian and the merry men, Nottingham, the forest…

We are working in consultation. Expect to hear more soon.

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FUTURE OCEANS UK showcase @ APAP: Janine Harrington & Matthias Sperling
Jan
6
to Jan 7

FUTURE OCEANS UK showcase @ APAP: Janine Harrington & Matthias Sperling

An hour-long showcase featuring two U.K. based artists on Jan 6th 12 noon and Jan 7th 4pm.

Janine Harrington will show video and speak about the choreographic and poetic processes involved in her current touring work, the kaleidoscopic sculptural dance Screensaver Series.

Matthias Sperling
With both playfulness and seriousness, the solo No-How Generator embarks from the question: If knowledge-generation is a fundamentally embodied process, can we see and experience it happening in a dance performance?
www.matthias-sperling.com

Space is limited for the showcase, you must RSVP to futureoceans.rsvp@gmail.com with your name, the showcase date you wish to attend and a contact telephone number.

Future Oceans is a cross continental, mixed discipline program showcasing choreographers, composers/musicians and devised theater companies from New Orleans, London and New York during the Arts Presenters Conference in NYC. It is curated by Laurie Uprichard, Shannon Stewart and Philip Sandstrom.

Dance from England is supported by Dance4
www.dance4.co.uk/event/future-oceans-jcc-apap-showcases-2019

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Shorelines Research Residency @ Cove Park, Scotland
Oct
14
to Oct 17

Shorelines Research Residency @ Cove Park, Scotland

Writer/dramaturg Ruth Little returns to Cove Park with maker-curators Amanda ThompsonDeirdre NelsonBen WildeClaire CunninghamKarine Polwart and Janine Harrington, for a period of place-based research on the craft and practice of thresholding.

Together Ruth and the maker-curators will develop the framework for a cross-arts international residency in 2020. The Shorelines residency will involve artists who make work on social and environmental thresholds, in particular at the place where land meets sea. The residency is an exploration of the art of thresholding, exploring the richness, complexity and vulnerability of edges and intertidal zones, and their metaphorical implications for our times. Loch Long’s shoreline will be both lab and studio for empirical and creative research and making, for new forms of trans-disciplinary collaboration and the sharing of local knowledge and tradition.

information here

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call stack
Jul
16
to Aug 16

call stack

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Call Stack is a collaboration between the media artist Naoto Hieda and the choreographer Janine Harrington. They seek to find a poetic language in relation to the movement and program code, therefore building a bank of poems that contains texts, drawings, videos, algorithms and body movements on an online platform such as Instagram.

Project link --> www.instagram.com/call.stack/ 

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Professional class/ workshops, PRAXIS, Oslo
Jun
20
to Jun 22

Professional class/ workshops, PRAXIS, Oslo

In these sessions we will move through a series of simple to more complex relational scores developed towards performance. Physical methodologies will be drawn mainly from my interactive dance works exploring improvisation, play, choreography as coding, danced-games, rule systems and puzzles. Sessions will be playful, communal and committed to figuring something out through dancing.

info here

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unspecified involvements #3
Jun
13
6:30 PM18:30

unspecified involvements #3

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Unspecified Involvements is a space to share experimental, fragile and partial practices involving writing. We are making this space to support our practices, and imagine future iterations following formats to be determined by the needs and questions of the people taking part. 

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Unspecified Involvements #2, London
May
30
7:00 PM19:00

Unspecified Involvements #2, London

Unspecified Involvements is a space to share experimental, fragile and partial practices involving writing. We are making this space to support our practices, and imagine future iterations following formats to be determined by the needs and questions of the people taking part. 

For #2 there will be a small number of reader-speakers each presenting/ trying something out:

*Laura Burns

*Janine Harrington

*Clover Peake


+ more to be announced soon

 

Location and timing info coming soon!

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