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Basic
Limón Movement
Vocabulary
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On this page, we illustrate ways of moving that are typically Limón.

Study them.
Watch these clips*many times.

With interactive technology, we are trying to help you find what it might be like to spend a very long time with this master of modern choreography.

Side-by-side with those who know how to move the way he and his first company moved.

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Our final exchange built on what these dancers, new practitioners of Limón, learned here and learned in the Interactive Exchanges.

*Click on an underlined title.

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Limón Interactive Residency
Return to Lesson One

 

 

 

 



Resolution/Suspension

Elbows




Shoulder Rotation


Arm Placement


Step Transitions


Fall & Rebound

 

Arm Placement II

The Head

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"The clips are such vivid
- and practical -
resources!
The short movies have helped us
focus our intentions in group rehearsals,
and I think the movies also provide opportunities
for self-paced learning & reflection by the individual dancers."

-- Diane Aldis, Interactive Coach,
Perpich Center for Arts Education

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