Pinterest • The world’s catalog of images

Butoh, Dance of the Dark Soul,It typically involves playful and grotesque imagery, taboo topics, extreme or absurd environments, and is traditionally performed in white body makeup with slow hyper-controlled motion, with or without an audience.

400
82

That is why you get so much enjoyment of going to the theatre - you see a little bit of yourself in every performance. #quote

369
43

LoneTreeArt Center is a Comprehensive guide to Denver, Colorado current & upcoming theater shows, Stage Plays, Art Performance, Musicals, Shows and Concerts. More

15
from Alto-relieve

Danza Butho

Butoh is a type of Japanese dance performance where images and ideas are translated into rich movements and gestures. Butoh combines dance, theater, improvisation and influences of Japanese traditional performing arts with expressionist dance to create a unique performing art form that is both controversial and universal in it's expression.

30
7

From the performance art "Melons (at a loss)" (1998), by Patty Chang. Exploration of gender through the study and practice of performance art.

125
31
1

Kyogen - Kyogen is the classical comic theater which balances the more serious Noh. While Noh is musical in nature, Kyogen emphasizes dialogue.

203
28

A fantastic article to assist students in preparing, creating and performing characters.

1.2k
223
1

INTEGRATING THE ARTS ANCHOR CHART This chart suggests broad activities in which to integrate art, music, theater, and dance in the curriculum.

226
9

Butoh performer Carlotta Ikeda. Butoh combines dance, theater, improvisation and influences of Japanese traditional performing arts with German expressionist dance and performance art to create a unique performing art form that is both controversial and universal in its expression.

175
31