A Choreographer's Handbook by Jonathan Burrows

By Jonathan Burrows

On choreography: "Choreography is a negotiation with the styles your physique is thinking"



On principles: "Try breaking the foundations on a necessity to damage the foundations basis"


A Choreographer’s Handbook invitations the reader to enquire how and why to make a dance functionality. In an inspiring and surprisingly empowering series of news, principles and paradoxes, across the world well known dancer, choreographer and instructor Jonathan Burrows explains how it’s attainable to navigate a direction via this complicated process.


It is a beautiful mirrored image on a private perform trip, and attracts upon 5 years’ of workshop discussions, led by way of Burrows.


Burrows’ open and sincere prose offers the reader entry to more than a few routines, meditations, rules and ideas on choreography that let artists and dance-makers to discover their very own aesthetic process.


It is a booklet for a person attracted to making functionality, at no matter what point and in whichever style.

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