Aku Workshops

Saigon 2019,

In collaboration with GS Dance Studio, the exchange with the public beyond the stage takes shape.

Workshop to discover communication through movement, we run several workshops sharing our exploration of contact dance.

Having discovered this dance technique before, alongside Emily Navarra (The Movement Kitchen),

I used it during my first searches for movements

with a small group of Hip Hop dancers from Saigon (Son Luong, Thinh Tieu, Kim, and Red Slumber).

This research led us to an extraordinary personal and group adventure

that we have deepened and conceptualized, through the experiments

of body against body, discovery of space, and the internal and external sensory communication of the individual.

The discovery and development of this technique led me a few years later to take art therapy training in France ...