Andina – STAY LO X ATSUSHI TAKENOUCHI

ANDINA is a music film documenting a once in a lifetime performance by the Butoh Dancer and Artist Atsushi Takenouchi, and showcasing the debut release of the musician STAY LO. Atsushi Takenouchi expressed his interpretation of STAY LO’s, ANDINA, in a one off, exclusive UK performance, which was open to the general public. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tRzFLcB3UoM ANDINA… Continue lendo Andina – STAY LO X ATSUSHI TAKENOUCHI

BUTOH: Body on the Edge of Crisis [docvmentary]

Although Butoh is often viewed as Japan's equivalent of modern dance, in actuality it has little to do with the rational principles of modernism. Butoh is a theater of improvisation which places the personal experiences of the dancer on center-stage. The dancer is used as a medium to his or her inner life, but not… Continue lendo BUTOH: Body on the Edge of Crisis [docvmentary]

Butoh Dance – Conan Amok’s Twist On The Japanese Performance Art Form

Butoh Dance is a journey through the character and mind of Conan Amok, a contemporary Butoh dancer who takes his traditional Japanese performance art and philosophy onto the neon and gritty streets of Shibuya, Tokyo. A former member of the prestigious Dairakudakan Butoh group, Amok is a key figure in pushing the art of Butoh… Continue lendo Butoh Dance – Conan Amok’s Twist On The Japanese Performance Art Form