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Indah Walsh Dance Company: homespun (please remove your shoes)

12/14/17 through 12/16/17 | 8:00 PM

Danspace Project

131 East 10th Street Map

212-674-8112

$15 and up


14-12-2017 12:00:00 16-12-2017 12:00:00 America/New_York Indah Walsh Dance Company: homespun (please remove your shoes) | 8:00 PM This performance is presented as part of the Community ACCESS series, which provides subsidized off-season rental opportunities for Danspace Project community members. Indah M. Walsh creates non-traditional dance performance experiences in which audience members are active participants. As a woman of mixed ethnicity who grew up in western communities in different countries, her work contains humor with an underlying commentary on everyday sexism. homespun (please remove your shoes) is a participatory dance gathering intended to challenge assumptions and behavior at live performances. homespun creates a space to gather, interact, and enjoy our collective stories while interrogating expectations and of traditional performance. "By finding creative ways for our networks to be involved throughout the development of the work and by reconfiguring traditional performance spaces, we hope to cultivate a sense of intimacy and camaraderie," writes Walsh. "This designed gathering is not something viewers merely attend, but is an opportunity to actively contribute and be part of the work." Upon removing your shoes for homespun, you may be asked to tell a joke, sing, dance, lip sync, or play games. The performance is family friendly, so bring your kids and let them play. http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=257249 Danspace Project Danspace Project

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This performance is presented as part of the Community ACCESS series, which provides subsidized off-season rental opportunities for Danspace Project community members.

Indah M. Walsh creates non-traditional dance performance experiences in which audience members are active participants. As a woman of mixed ethnicity who grew up in western communities in different countries, her work contains humor with an underlying commentary on everyday sexism.

homespun (please remove your shoes) is a participatory dance gathering intended to challenge assumptions and behavior at live performances. homespun creates a space to gather, interact, and enjoy our collective stories while interrogating expectations and of traditional performance. "By finding creative ways for our networks to be involved throughout the development of the work and by reconfiguring traditional performance spaces, we hope to cultivate a sense of intimacy and camaraderie," writes Walsh. "This designed gathering is not something viewers merely attend, but is an opportunity to actively contribute and be part of the work."

Upon removing your shoes for homespun, you may be asked to tell a joke, sing, dance, lip sync, or play games. The performance is family friendly, so bring your kids and let them play.

This event has already taken place. Click here for the latest events.

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