Climbing Frames and Cages
by Jos Baker
March 6 – 10

Climbing Frames and Cages
by Jos Baker
March 6 – 10
1667 2500 Tictac Art Centre

March 6th – 10th

14:30 – 18:30


Climbing Frames and Cages
by Jos Baker

About the workshop:
The structures that we build with our imagination can either limit us or allow us to play, to explore, to develop. How can we create spaces and environments that allow our creativity to flourish, create systems and structures that give us more freedom? The workshop will look at methods of creation and composition.

We will also cover some elements of Physicology – the approach to technical dance training developed by Jos Baker over the last 15 years.

Jos Baker is a choreographer, dancer, teacher, and founder of Trodden Dreams.

He started his dance training at the age of 7 with Oxford Youth Dance and then continued his formal education first at The Laban Center London and then at PARTS [Performing Arts Research and Training Studios] in Brussels.
From 2008 to 2014, Jos worked for Peeping Tom as a dancer, actor and collaborator, principally with the productions 32 Rue Vandenbranden [2009], and A Louer [2011]. Since then he worked briefly for DV8 Physical Theatre on the production of John [2014].

Jos’ choreographic work includes Put Out the Flame [2019-20] and The Smallest Little Thing [2019] commissioned by The Hong Kong Arts Festival.
His solo work includes Know it all [2019], Of no fixed abode [2017] Creature Man Don’Tell Me [2008]. We were youth [2016], Afla [2008], Feedback [2009], We were youth [2016]. Jos also directed and performed in Paris Fashion Week to promote Petit Bateau’s Cedric Charlier collection [2014] and has made numerous pieces with students in professional dance training.

On film Jos made several music videos and short films; as a dancer and choreographic assistant to Damien Jalet for Anima [2019], a Thom Yorke project directed by Paul Thomas Andersson. He has also directed the short films The Hole [2021], Shift [2021] and Put Out the Flame [2021]. Other screen work includes; Forgot to live [2013] by Ay Wing, and Let it Roll [2016] by Mustard Gas and Roses directed by Koen Mortier, and Biegga savkala duoddariid duohken lea soames [2006] by Elle Sofe Henrikseni, and movement direction for Violet Hour [2020] by St Claire and directed by
Tamsin Topolski. In addition to several commercials as both performer and movement director.

He also teaches a wide range of classes and workshops for professional dancers and dance students.

Monday till Friday
March 6th till 10th

14:30 – 18:30

200 €
Registration fee of 80 € required (as part of the 200 €).

Package Deal:
In the same week, Rakhal Herrero is teaching a workshop in the mornings. If you book a place for both workshops, you pay only 300 € instead of 400 €. Other discount options 10/15/20% you can find on the page where you book the workshop(s)

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