Butoh (舞踏, Butō) is a form of Japanese dance theatre that encompasses a diverse range of ... A key impetus of the art form was a reaction against the Japanese dance scene then, which Hijikata felt was overly .... Hiroko Tamano considers modeling for artists to be butoh, in which she poses in "impossible" positions held for ...
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Butoh (舞踏) is the name given to a variety of performance practices that .... People who knew him say that just his presence was like an artistic fact itself.
Next, let us think of requirements for the movement to become dance. .... (Here, ' culture' includes not just the performing arts of dance, theatre, mime, music, etc.
Article information: To cite this document: Shea A. Taylor, (2012),"Butoh: a bibliography of Japanese avant-garde dance", Collection Building, Vol. 31 Iss 1 pp.
Oct 22, 2006 ... Like contemporary American dance, Butoh is no one thing, but it always ... For others, like the Japan Society's artistic director, Yoko Shioya, this ...
Ballet was also among the Western forms of performing arts adopted in Japan in ... (1928–86), who established a completely new kind of modern dance, butoh.
Apr 15, 2015 ... What is butoh dance and how did it get this way? ... Many scorn even the most popular form, story ballets — call it the "men in tights" syndrome ... Or, as Chicago butoh artist Sara Zalek puts it, "I compare butoh to figure drawing ...