Kreuzberg 1
Möckernstr. 68
10965 Berlin
Photo: Kelly David

Transmitting Trio A

Lecture-Performance by Sara Wookey
In the frame of Sommer Tanz 2015 / Open Spaces#2-2015

A performance/lecture that explores verbal language, references and Yvonne Rainer’s musings when transmitting her dance Trio A (1966). Sara will discuss and demonstrate her experiences of working with Yvonne Rainer and will also talk about her recent project reDANCE, a curated program of solo works by the Judson Dance Era performed by a younger generation of artists.

in English

Sara Wookey

Sara Wookey, London/Los Angeles. Is based in London on a Tier 1 Visa endorsed by Arts Council England. There she is focusing her research on dance in the museum and gallery through a commission from Siobhan Davies Dance. Sara earned her Master of Fine Arts degree from the Department of World Arts and Cultures at the University of California, Los Angeles in 2008 and has been working with Yvonne Rainer since 2006. Her choreographies have been presented at the Hammer Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, REDCAT, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Performance Space, Sydney and the New Museum, NYC. She has been recently published in The Ethics of Art: Ecological Turns in the Performing Arts (2014, Valiz Press), is a certified transmitter of Yvonne Rainer’s repertoire since 2010 and a square dance caller.


23.7. 15:30 Lecture Sara Wookey „Transmitting Trio A“

Admission free