Unlocking Connection: A Unique Non-Binary Partnering Workshop with FLOCK
Discover a dance workshop like no other, where innovation meets connection and movement transcends boundaries. Join us for an extraordinary experience led by the dynamic duo Alice Klock and Florian Lochner, the creative minds behind FLOCK. This intensive workshop delves into their distinctive non-binary partnering style, focusing on trust, communication, and the exhilarating potential that emerges from true equal partnership.
What to Expect:
Each day of this immersive workshop is carefully designed to guide you through an enriching journey of movement, collaboration, and self-discovery. Our schedule includes:
- Warmup Sessions: Begin each day by centring yourself and preparing your body for the exploration ahead. Our warmup sessions are designed to awaken your senses, enhance your flexibility, and align your energy.
- Partnering Exercises: Dive into the heart of FLOCK's signature non-binary partnering approach. Through a series of engaging exercises, you'll learn to communicate, listen, and respond intuitively to your partner's movements. These exercises foster an environment of trust and open up new avenues of physical expression.
- Repertoire Duets: Experience the magic of FLOCK's repertoire firsthand as you learn and practice duets from their acclaimed performances. Alice and Florian will personally guide you through each step, helping you uncover the intricacies of their choreography and the emotional depth it holds.
- Connection and Physicality: Delve into the essence of connection within the context of movement. Alice and Florian will challenge you to redefine your understanding of contact and physicality, showing you how these elements can transform into profound expressions of artistic collaboration.
Alice Klock and Florian Lochner's journey began at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, where they served as dancers and Choreographic Fellows. In 2017, their shared passion and artistic vision gave birth to FLOCK, an artistic platform that transcends traditional dance boundaries. Through FLOCK, Alice and Florian craft mesmerizing performances that blend dance, film, and stage.
Their renowned touring shows, "Familiar" and "Somewhere Between," have captivated audiences across the globe. Beyond their own performances, they've co-created choreography for esteemed dance companies, universities, and cultural institutions. Their innovative work has graced renowned stages such as Neues Globe Schwäbisch Hall, the Alonzo King LINES Ballet BFA, and the 92nd Street Y.
More than just dance, FLOCK embodies a philosophy of unity, creativity, and joy. With every step, Alice and Florian strive to bridge the gap between artists and audiences, cultivating an atmosphere that thrives on openness and dynamism.
Don't Miss Your Chance:
Embark on a transformative 3-day journey of movement and partnership with FLOCK's workshop. Whether you're a seasoned dancer, a choreographer, or simply someone passionate about the art of connection, this workshop offers a unique opportunity to explore movement in its purest, most collaborative form. Join us and be a part of a community that celebrates diversity, innovation, and the sheer joy of movement. Reserve your spot today and unlock a new dimension of artistic expression!
Early birds: (buy by Jan 20) £190