Dancing Buddhas is a virtual dance series with Carlos Fittante, director of Balam Dance Theatre, creating from the east coast while Shelley Cummins Shehab offers her version from the west coast.
The Process: Carlos in New York City and Shelley in northern California both create one film take of an improvisation based solely on the title without having seen the other's work. Shelley then creates a video for each from the footage.
Follow the unfolding journey.
View Part 1, 2, 3, 4 & The Beginning on YouTube.
Follow the magical unfolding journey
There is a vitality, a life force, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. It is not your business to determine how good it is nor how it compares with other expressions, or even believe in yourself or your work. You have to keep open and aware directly to the urges that motivate you. Keep the channel open.
~ Martha Graham