Symposium Day 1

  • Dance Limerick John's Square Limerick Ireland

An exciting day of presentations and discussions with guest speakers Jonathan Burrows & Matteo Fargion and Keynote Address by Dr Laura U. Marks


08:30am: Registration & Welcome, with Jürgen Simpson, Curator of Light Moves

09:00am: Session 1
Rosamaria Cisneros (UK): Old ways of seeing, new ways of being: Spanish traditions and Flamenco
Anna MacDonald (UK): Screendance, dying and the in-between
Marion Carrot (FR): Dance and modern illness in the early twentieth century
Marisa Zanotti (UK): We Are All Made Of Stars
Presentations will be followed by moderated panel discussion

10:40-11:00am: Short Break & Refreshments

11:00am: Session 2
Jonathan Burrows & Matteo Fargion: 52 Portraits

11:50am: Short Break

12:00pm: Session 3 - Keynote Address
Dr Laura U. Marks (Simon Fraser University, Vancouver): Suwar fil Sarayan - Figures in a Flow

1:00pm: End of Symposium Day 1 (festival continues with short films and featured artist's screenings)

November 6
Symposium Day 2