Archive for February, 2013

Wednesday. Wahoo!

It’s Wednesday, the middle of the week and we are in the midst of lots of projects in the making! We started this week in the studio with ideas of minimalism as we explored what the minimalist movement meant in the various forms of art. All this research is informing our creation for Sue’s site […]


Friday’s Heart of the Matter

Hello internet! Greetings once again from CORE Performance Company. Today, we had a delightful improvisation class with Company Manager Patton White, in which we began to utilize tools and tricks for improv-based composition. What began as a deeply internal warmup soon evolved into a full-on group spectacle of weight sharing, partnering, and contact improvisation. After […]

February 15 Spring Fieldwork Houston Workshop begins

Spring Fieldwork Houston Workshop CORE offers bi-weekly Fieldwork beginning February 15 Details Begins: Friday, February 15 Meets: Weekly on Fridays 5:45pm – 7:30pm Location: Hope Stone Studios Facilitator: Lydia Hance Showcase: Barnevelder Movement Arts Complex, 3:00 PM, Sunday, April 21 Cost: $75 for all 8 weekly meetings and showcase performance slot Are you a choreographer […]


Thrilling Thursday

Hello again from everyone at CORE Studios in downtown Decatur! Our Valentines Day began with an awesome ballet class led by the wonderful and talented Nicole Johnson. Post class we switched gears, had a bite of delicious homemade valentines treats made by Derrick, changed costumes and prepared to join the rally downtown. We were thrilled […]

April 10 Teacher Training Institute – Somatics & Brain Based Learning

CORE will offer the Teachers Training Institute (TTI), a training program/supplement to develop, inspire and empower instructors to teach dance and kinetic learning in community enrichment programs and settings. Originally developed through a partnership with CORE, Moving in the Spirit, Dance Educators of Georgia and the Atlanta Ballet, TTI certifies instructors that commit to dance […]


Checking in…

Its been a great day! We had a fabulous class with Patton this morning where we really connected to our cores, and each other in an unusual way. We also had the chance to revisit “Web” and squeeze in a good run through of Heart of the Matter – which we are performing next week […]

And off to the next…

We successfully finished “Secret” at Callanwolde last week, leaving with wonderful memories, and so we are off to the next projects. We started our TTI (Teacher Training Institute) this week with an exciting start on “Diversity” with Jody Usher and Theresa Pizzuto from “It’s Our Privilege”. And today we were picking our brains and came […]

February 1-3 Secret

CORE and Callanwolde Fine Arts Center present  Secret  February 1-2 at 8 p.m. and February 3rd at 3 p.m. at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center  980 Briarcliff Road, Atlanta, 30306.    $15; Students, artists and seniors $10.   Purchase tickets online or call 404.373.4154. CORE and Callanwolde Fine Arts Center present Secret, an intimate evening of […]