Audio recordings

Crossing Borders

Crossing Borders talks feature speakers from a range of disciplines, whose work offers fresh vantage points from which to review our own practice. 
For other public talks please scroll down.

Crossing Borders 2018

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2018/CB 9 October Dance Umbrella Edit.mp3
  Siobhan Davies, Shobana Jeyasingh, Alexandrina Hemsley and Paul Hughes – Open Forum: Future Facing

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2018/CB 16 October Lucy Cash and Fiona Wright edited mp3.mp3
  Lucy Cash and Fiona Wright – Invitation to Begin (Again)

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2018/CB 23 October Henrietta Hale, Marina Collard and Nicola Conibere EDITED.mp3
  Heni Hale, Marina Collard and Nicola Conibere – Maintaining spectacular non-progress

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2018/CB 30 October Efrosini Protopapa and Susanne Foellmer Edited.mp3
  Efrosini Protopapa and Susanne Foellmer  – Choreo-reading: between knowledge and life
Click here to view the cards Efrosini and Susanne used in their lecture performance

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2018/CB 06 November Kat Austen and Rosemary Lee Edited.mp3
  Kat Austen and Rosemary Lee – Don’t stop ’til you feel it: explorations in environmental empathy
Click here to listen to Kat Austen’s music that was played at the beginning of the discussion :
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2018/Kat Austen TMOTS Phase 1 Prelude - Output - Stereo Out.mp3

Crossing Borders 2017

This year, our speakers traverse dance, philosophy, science, theatre, visual arts and writing.

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2017%20/Niklaus%20Gansterer,%20Emma%20Cocker%20and%20Mariella%20Greil.mp3
Nikolaus Gansterer, Emma Cocker and Mariella GreilChoreo-graphic Figures: Deviations from the Line

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2017 /Laura Cull & David Harradine.mp3
Laura Cull and David HarradineThinking alongside performance
Click here for ‘Sheep Pig Goat’

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2017%20/Philip%20Ball.mp3
Philip BallSelf-organized motion: the choreography of nature

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2017 /Funmi Adewole.mp3
 ‘Funmi AdewoleAfrican dance aesthetics and Border-thinking

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2017%20/Aaron%20Meskin.mp3
Aaron MeskinPhilosophising Improvisation: An Artist-Researcher Collaboration

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2017%20/Elyssa%20Livergant%202.mp3
Elyssa LivergantA common sense: workshops and the independent sector
Click here for Elyssa’s Reference List

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2017 /Anna Pakes.mp3
 Anna Pakes  – Is choreographic authorship dead?
Click here for Anna’s Bibliography

 

Crossing Borders 2016

This season looked at touch, perception and communication through different disciplines and practices.

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2016/Catherine Grant edited.mp3
 Catherine Grant – Kinaesthetic Communications: Thinking (and ‘Writing’) about cinema with Rhythm and Timing

Links to videos showed during the talk and articles by Catherine Grant:
Video #1 REAR WINDOW Syncopated by Catherine Grant
Video #2 TOUCHING THE FILM OBJECT? by Catherine Grant
Video #3 EFFACE by Catherine Grant
Video #4  CARNAL LOCOMOTIVE by Catherine Grant
Article ‘The Shudder of a Cinephiliac idea? Videographic film studies practice as material thinking‘ by Catherine Grant
Article ‘Film studies in the groove? Rhythmising perception in Carnal Locomotive’ by Catherine Grant

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2016/Simon Whitehead edited.mp3
Simon WhiteheadThe Village Dance
Article ‘Bringing It All Back Home: Towards an Ecology of Place’ by Carl Lavery and Simon Whitehead
Website Maynard – A resource for dance and movement artists in rural Wales

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2016/Sue MacLaine edited.mp3
Sue MacLaineA Multitude of Possibilities
Links to videos showed during the talk:
VIDEO #1 The Rose in International Sign
VIDEO #2 The man I love – Pina Bausch
Anna Sokolow at The Place c1971

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2016/Jayne Parker Edited.mp3
Jayne Parker – Reflections on filming performance
For more information about Jayne Parker and her works:
Jayne Parker – LUX | Artists’ Moving Image

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2016/Abbie Garrington edited.mp3
Abbie Garrington – Touch as Language / Language as Touch
For more information about Abbie Garrington, her research and publications:
Dr. Abbie Garrington – Durham University
The Manifesto of Tactilism by F.T. Marinetti

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2016/Kirsty Alexander, Kathy Crick, Charlotte Darbyshire, Laura Glaser edited.mp3
Kirsty Alexander, Charlotte Darbyshire, Kathy Crick and Laura GlaserLessons with a Curious Equal
Charlotte Darbyshire led an arrival exercise to start the talk.
This talk was part of Gill Clarke’s Day 2016, a day to celebrate the remarkable work of former ID co director Gill Clarke and her continued legacy.

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2016/Charlie Morrissey edited.mp3
Charlie Morrissey – Touching the thing that touches you
Article ‘Before your eyes’ by Lisa Nelson

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2016/Corinne Jola edited.mp3
Corinne Jola Touching Spectators – Spectating Touch
Online Google round table discussion Corinne Jola with Nancy Stark Smith and William Seeley, Meta-academy, Summer 2013 (starts at 11min).
Embodied neuroscience: Making sense of dance -presentation held at CRAL, Centre de Recherches sur les arts et le langage (starts in French but Corinne presents in English), Paris – spring 2014
Documentary Film on Corinne’s and others’ work on Dancers and the Brain, Taiwanese-French Co-production (English starts after 4min)
Corinne Jola’s publication list and access to most publications
CoCoDanse -Corinne Jola’s dance website

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2016/Miranda Tufnell and KBN edited.mp3
Miranda Tufnell / Knowing Body Network Frontiers of Dance and Health
Link to the video showed during the talk:
From Where You Are- A dance and movement project at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital
Rosalind Crisp – Unwrapping d a n s e
Click here to watch this performative lecture

 

Crossing Borders 2015

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2015/The Rebel Man Standard 6 October Edited .mp3
 The Rebel Man Standard
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2015/Scott deLaHunta edited USETHISONE.mp3
 Scott deLahunta
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2015/Andrea Zimmerman edited.mp3
 Andrea Zimmerman
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2015/Baz Kershaw Edit1.mp3
Baz Kershaw (find the referenced image here.)
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2015/Sam Ladkin edit (no questions).mp3
Sam Ladkin (find related reading for this talk Against value in arts and education, alongside the Frank O Hara Text)
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2015/Johanna Linsley edit.mp3
Johanna Linsley
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2015/Rosemary Lee edit.mp3
 Rosemary Lee in conversation with Laura Burns
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2015/Caryn McHose edit with hands.mp3
Caryn McHose
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2015/Mark Lorimer edit.mp3
Mark Lorimer in conversation with Susanna Recchia

 

Crossing Borders 2014

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2014/CB 2014 - Steve Valk 30 September edited.mp3
Steve Valk, contemporary dance dramaturge
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2014/CB 2014 - Kirsten Maar 14 October edited.mp3
Kirsten Maar – Choreography´s Architecture- Exhibitions as Sites of Kinesthetic Experience
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2014/CB 2014 - Helen Poynor 21 October edited.mp3
Helen Poynor, dance artist
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2014/CB 2014 - Nicola Diamond 4 November re-edited.mp3
Nicola Diamond, psychoanalytic psychotherapist and author of Between Skins
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2014/CB 2014 - Julia Farrington 11 November edited.mp3
Julia Farrington, freelance producer and campaigner, Index on Censorship
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2014/CB 2014 - Sara Wookey 18 November edited.mp3
Sara Wookey, dance artist
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2014/CB 2014 - Cally Spooner 25 November. edited.mp3
Cally Spooner, artist and writer
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2014/CB 2014 - Frey Faust 2 December. edited.mp3
Frey Faust – The Axis Syllabus
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2014/CB 2014 - Meg Stuart 9 December.mp3
Meg Stuart, American choreographer and dancer, who lives and works in Berlin and Brussels. This recording is a series of excerpts from the full talk, which was a conversation between Meg and Frank Bock.
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2014/CB 2014 - Alice Chauchat 16 December edited final.mp3
 Alice Chauchat, Berlin based choreographer, performer and teacher/lecturer

 

Crossing Borders 2013

Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/CB2013/CB 2013 - Vincent Dunoyer 1 October 2013 - EDIT.mp3
Vincent Dunoyer, dance artist
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/CB2013/CB 2013 - Anna Zubrzycki 8 October 2013 - EDIT.mp3
 Anna  Zubrzycki – The Mindful Performer
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/CB2013/CB 2013 - Patricia Lyons 15 October 2013 - EDIT.mp3
Patricia Lyons
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/CB2013/CB 2013 - Helen Iball 22 October 2013 - EDIT.mp3
Dr Helen Iball Choreographies of empathy
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/CB2013/CB 2013 - Nic Sandiland & Katja Nyqvist 5 November 2013 - EDIT.mp3
Nic Sandiland & Katja Nyqvist,  dance artists
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/CB2013/CB 2013 - William Hunt & Ali MacGilp 12 November 2013 - EDIT.mp3
William Hunt and Ali McGlip, artist and curator
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/CB2013/CB 2013 - Kate Genevieve 26 November 2013 FINAL.mp3
Kate Genevieve – Neuroscience, embodiment and sharing interiority
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/CB2013/CB 2013 - Calum Storrie 3 December - EDIT.mp3
Calum Storrie, architect
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/CB2013/CB 2013 - Amy Sharrocks - 10 December 2013 - EDIT.mp3
Amy Sharrocks, live artist, sculptor and film-maker

 

Crossing Borders 2012

Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2012/CB2012-2OctEamonnWalsh%20copy.mp3
Eamonn Walsh, neuroscientist
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2012/CB2012-9OctMetteEdvardsen.mp3
 Mette Edvardsen, dance artist
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2012/CB2012-16OctTinoSeghal+Move%20Dance%20Artists.mp3
 Dance artists from These associations and Move: Choreography You
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2012/CB2012-23OctPabloBronstein+Matthias%20Sperling.mp3
 Pablo Bronstein and Matthias Sperling, artist and dance artist
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2012/CB2012-6NovJaneGreenfield+Steven%20Brett.mp3
 Jane Greenfield and Steven Brett, artist producers
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2012/CB2012-13NovPedroPrado.mp3
 Pedro Prado, body-oriented pyschotherapist
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2012/CB2012-20NovEmilynClaid+SimonEllis.mp3
 Emilyn Claid, dance theatre artist
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2012/CB2012-27NovJulyen%20Hamilton+Jacky%20Lansley.mp3
 Julyen Hamilton in conversation with Jacky Lansley, dance artists
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2012/CB2012-4DecHesterReeve.mp3
 Hester Reeve, artist and fine art senior lecturer
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2012/CB2012-11DecSiobhanDaviesDavidHinton.mp3
Siobhan Davies and David Hinton, choreographer and film-maker

 

Crossing Borders 2011

Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2011/GuyClaxton_11Oct2011.mp3
 Guy Claxton, learning scientist (PAL Movement & Meaning talk)
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2011/NicSandiland_18Oct2011.mp3
 Nic Sandiland, digital artist
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2011/GillClarke_25Oct2011.mp3
 Gill Clarke, dance artist (PAL Movement & Meaning talk)
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2011/SiobhanDavies-MathieuCopeland_8Nov.mp3
 Siobhan Davies, choreographer, with Mathieu Copeland, curator
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2011/ID%20Crossing%20Borders%20-%20Tim%20Ingold%20-%2016%20Nov%20compressed.mp3
Tim Ingold, social anthropologist (PAL Movement & Meaning talk)
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2011/ID%20Crossing%20Borders%20-%20Nigel%20Thrift%20-%2022%20Nov%20compressed.mp3
Nigel Thrift, human geographer (PAL Movement & Meaning talk)
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2011/WinlabTalk_AndrewMorrish-CrosbyMcCloy_29Nov.mp3
 Andrew Morrish and Crosby McCloy, improviser and writer/performer
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2011/WinlabTalk_NicolaConibere_6Dec.mp3
 Nicola Conibere, choreographer
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2011/WinlabTalk_EvaKarczag-MirandaTufnell_13Dec.mp3
 Miranda Tufnell and Eva Karczag, dance artists

 

Crossing Borders 2010

Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2010/CBWhatIf_28Sep10.mp3
 Becky Edmunds, Claudia Kappenberg and Lucy Cash What If… we could view all this as dance
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2010/BarakMarshall_05Oct10.mp3
 Barak Marshall The Politics of Dance
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2010/LaurenPotterandScottSmith_12Oct10.mp3
 Lauren Potter and Scott Smith The Performers’ Perspective
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2010/RosWarby_19Oct10.mp3
 Ros Warby Creating work from the practice of performance
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2010/SiobhanDaviesandSamCollins_09Nov10.mp3
 Siobhan Davies in conversation with Sam Collins, a collaborator on ROTOR
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2010/ScottdeLaHunta_16Nov10.mp3
 Scott deLahunta on Publishing Choreographic Ideas 
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2010/MirandaPennell_MassimilianoMollona23Nov10.mp3
 Film maker Miranda Pennell and anthropologist Dr Massimilliano Mollona The Politics of Seeing
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2010/WinlabTalk_MOVEperformers30Nov10.mp3
 Performers from Move: Choreographing You at Hayward Gallery Changing Perceptions
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/CB2010/WinlabTalk_Joao%20Fiadeiro_07Dec10.mp3
 João Fiadeiro: Real Time Composition

 

Crossing Borders 2009

Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/NikHaffner_29Sep.mp3
Nik Haffner
Listen to http://independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/LucyCash_6Oct.mp3
Lucy Cash
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/WilliDorner_13Oct.mp3
Willi Dorner
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/RaimundHoghe_FrankoB_3Nov.mp3
Raimund Hoghe & Franko B
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/RosemaryLee_10Nov.mp3
Rosemary Lee
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/SarahWhatley_17Nov.mp3
Sarah Whatley
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/RuthLittle_SiobhanDavies_24Nov.mp3
Ruth Little & Siobhan Davies
Listen to http://www.independentdance.co.uk/rsc/MP3s/TereO%27Connor_1Dec.mp3
Tere O’Connor

For notes and references from some of the Crossing Borders talks, click here.

 

Public talks and discussions

 

Memory at Work: Rosemary Butcher in the Present Tense – 17/12/2016

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/2016/Introduction edited.mp3
 Tracing Lost Legacies – Remembering Rosemary Butcher, Susan Melrose and Stephanie Sachsenmaier
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/2016/Ramsay Burt edited.mp3
 Rosemary Butcher and the ethico-aesthetics of her process and performance, Ramsay Burt
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/2016/Round Table edited.mp3
Roundtable Discussion, Chair Andrea Niederbuchner with Sue Maclennan, Elena Giannotti, Lauren Potter, Rahel Vonmoos, Charlie Morrissey, David Ellis, Sam Williams, Cathy Lane, Jonathan Burrows
Listen to /rsc/MP3s/2016/Final discussion edited.mp3
 Open Discussion, Shared Thoughts and Memories, with contributions by Lizzy LeQuesne and Charles Balfour

Artist talks

12/12/2017 – K.J Holmes – WinLab 2017 Artist Talk: Improvisation, Somatics and the Poetics of Dance

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/K.J%20Holmes%20Artist%20Talk%202017.mp3

27/10/2017 – Anna Macdonald – Anna talked about the idea of holding as a curatorial act within her current dance and moving image practice. Click here for works referenced in the talk.

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/Anna%20Macdonald_Final.mp3

12/04/16 – dance artist Deborah Black and film maker Becky Edmunds in conversation about the Turn Your F^*king head documentary, following the screening at JW3.

Listen to /rsc/MP3s/New Turn Your F ing Head audio.mp3

20/02/16 – Michael Kliën – Choreographing in the imagination of your Gods

Listen to  /rsc/MP3s/2016/Michael Klien public discussion edited.mp3