The Power of Stillness

Lizards are masters. Snakes are pros. Cats are champions at it too… when they’re asleep. What do they have in common? They all can be exceptionally still. Humans? Not so much. We need to work at it a little harder. Stillness doesn’t seem to be in our genes. Rather, we seem programmed to do more; to work … Continue reading The Power of Stillness

Six Degrees of Pina Bausch

Last summer on a flight to Colorado, the passenger sitting next to me was a German videographer. Specifically, he recorded dance pieces. I had danced for many years, decades even, so we immediately struck up a conversation about the complexities of recording dance and how usually no one is satisfied with the result. Then he … Continue reading Six Degrees of Pina Bausch