to get under, you have to lose
created & performed by Laura Ann Samuelson
premiered January 2020 at The Atlas Institute's B2 Center for Media Arts and Performance, University of Colorado - Boulder
Using plywood, steel, dance and text, a performer digs holes in the gap between the laws of physics and the mechanics of a psyche. The holes keep collapsing and turbulence shows up as a series of squares. How a body tolerates emptiness becomes a question; to get under, you have to lose destabilizes the floor in order to imagine new futures.
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