Join Rebekah Hampton Barger—founder and artistic director of contemporary aerial dance company FALL—for a week of contemporary movement classes utilizing aerial fabric and other apparatus’ as an impetus for improvisation.
Aerial Technique + Improvisation
Monday-Friday from 9:30 - 11am
at abrasiveMedia (438 Houston Street, suite 267, Nashville, TN 37203)
*At the beginning of the week, Rebekah will introduce aerial techniques and give the dancers vocabulary with which to explore improvisation tasks as the classes progress. We highly recommend registering for the full week or dropping into single sessions Monday-Wednesday, as this workshop will build over the course of 5 days.
No prior aerial experience necessary.
About Rebekah Hampton Barger & FALL
In 2010 Rebekah Hampton Barger relocated to Nashville after time in Oklahoma City, OK as a company and choreographer with modern and aerial dance company Perpetual Motion Dance, and a guest performer and faculty member with Oklahoma City Ballet.
Upon arriving in Nashville, Rebekah founded FALL, Nashville's first aerial and contemporary dance company.
Drawing on her multi-disciplinary background, Rebekah's work blends classical and contemporary dance with a mix of aerial fabric and invented structures, examining how the use of various apparatus' can provide a broader range of movement possibilities, create opportunities to explore more dimensions in space, and challenge dancers to experience gravity and their own physicality in new ways.