Faculty Profile Mei Yamanaka

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    Mei Yamanaka

    Bio



    Mei Yamanaka is a dancer and choreographer from Tokyo, Japan. Mei moved to New York in 2008. Mei has worked and collaborated with artists including Catherine Galasso, Tiffany Mills, Mark Dendy, Jennifer Archibald, Christine Bonansea, Jody Oberfelder, among others. Mei's work has been seen at Fresh Tracks at New York Live Arts, Movement Research at Judson Church, Mix Festival at HERE, Food for Though at Danspace, and more. Mei was a "Fresh Tracks" residency artist at Dance Theater Workshop(now New York Live Arts) in 2010 - 2011. Mei was also residency artist at Chez Bushwick Artist In Residence in 2014 at Chez Bushwick. www.meiyamanaka.com

    Class Description



    In this open improvisation class, we will focus on our body from inside. Discovering your way to move with the structure, feel the energy from inside of your body and also outside around you. We will have few tools to work and play with each class.

                    Week of: Aug 10, 2020 - Aug 16, 2020