By Jonathan Burrows

On choreography: "Choreography is a negotiation with the styles your physique is thinking"

On principles: "Try breaking the foundations on a necessity to damage the foundations basis"

A Choreographer’s Handbook invitations the reader to enquire how and why to make a dance functionality. In an inspiring and strangely empowering series of reports, principles and paradoxes, across the world popular dancer, choreographer and instructor Jonathan Burrows explains how it’s attainable to navigate a direction via this complicated process.

It is a beautiful mirrored image on a private perform trip, and attracts upon 5 years’ of workshop discussions, led by means of Burrows.

Burrows’ open and sincere prose offers the reader entry to more than a few workouts, meditations, rules and ideas on choreography that let artists and dance-makers to discover their very own aesthetic process.

It is a ebook for a person drawn to making functionality, at no matter what point and in whichever style.

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