Michel Casanovas Hopes People Find Freedom With ‘Water Games’

French choreographer Michel Casanovas is a educated Feldenkrais practitioner. He has conceptualised, designed and choreographed Water Games (pictured above), a dance efficiency primarily based on the strategy. Performed by Bhavani Pani, Dipna Daryanani and Kamakshi Saxena, Water Games runs at G5A Foundation for Contemporary Culture from Tuesday, November 5 to Thursday, November 7.

Tell us about ‘Water Games’?

Water Games is a dance piece reflecting the motion of water. I see it as a portray that celebrates the motion, depth and movement of the ocean.

How do you hope the viewers will react to it?

I hope with this efficiency the viewers will capable of obtain what I really feel whereas dealing with the ocean – a way of openness, freedom, internal house and outer house tuning on the identical rhythm and solitude. I hope the work and high quality of dance will translate on this path.

What’s the Feldenkrais Method? How had been you launched to it?

Feldenkrais Method is a somatic apply utilizing clear consideration and delicate, delicate motion to re-establish a really clear connection between the thoughts and physique and launch all mandatory stress. I found the strategy after an damage virtually 20 years in the past. To be trustworthy, it was the one apply that helped me get well as I wanted to make use of my physique in a sure means. My high quality of motion has grow to be extra related and fluid as has my method to instructing and choreography. When I train I can see the identical sense of connection occurring with the folks in their very own distinctive means. Feldenkrais Method doesn’t impose any preconceived type or construction however invitations folks to search out their very own type or voice.  Is it a non secular apply? I used to say that the strategy brings you to your individual door of spirituality after which you can begin your journey. It is a fluid method that’s an artwork type.