2017-22 Countertechnique / James Vu Anh Pham

With: James Vu Ahn Pham (read more)
Date: Monday 24 - Friday 28 July
Time: 11:30 - 14:00
Price: € 185,-
Minimium participants: 15

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Please send a link to a dancefilm (if you have one) and your cv, upon which a selection will be made.
Registration deadline: Open until fully booked; limited amount of places are available; register now to ensure yours!.

Workshop information

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This workshop will explore the tools of Countertechnique, Chunky Move/Anouk Van Dijk repertoire and the joy of moving with one another.
Over the course of the workshop will introduce the Tools of Countertechnique, and apply them to the repertoire inorder to find more dynamic, fluidity, freedom and ease of movement.
We will explore the concepts, energetic flow and connection of the repertoire from Chunky Move with each other and use this as a gateway to discover further together.


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Payment can be made:
- by bank: ABN-AMRO to: Henny Jurriëns Stichting*
- by paying cash at the desk of HJS (daily before 13:00)
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*For foreigners:
IBAN no. NL22ABNA0616935587
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2017-22 Countertechnique / James Vu Anh Pham
Date & time: Monday 24 - Friday 28 July 11:30 - 14:00
Price: € 185,-

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HJS reserves the right to make small changes in the schedule. Although we can accept your application to reserve a place in the workshop, we require that you pay in advance before in order to secure your reservation. HJS reserves the right to cancel this workshop in case of unforeseen circumstances. Should that be the case, participants who have paid will receive a refund of the full amout of the workshop fee. HJS cannot take responsibility for any other costs that have been made, including travel and housing!

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James Vu Ahn Pham


James Vu Anh Pham has performed in several productions with Chunky Move: Rule of Thirds (2016), Depth of Field (2015), Complexity of Belonging (2014), AORTA (2013) – a Next Move production, 247 Days (2013) and An Act of Now (2012). He also participated in Embodiment1:1:1 – Anouk van Dijk’s pop up performances at the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art in September 2013. In 2014, James performed gentle is the power, a solo piece choreographed by Anouk van Dijk as part of SOLO Festival of Dance in Brisbane. He has been studying Countertechnique intensively since 2012, and became a certified teacher in July 2014.
James received the ‘Best Male Dancer in a Dance or Physical Theatre Work’ 2014 Helpmann Award for his performance in 247 Days and the Outstanding Performance by a Male Dancer 2014 Australian Dance Award for AORTA.
Independantly, James has performed in Alice Lee Holland’s Tiny Little Tragedies (2012), professionally with Steps Youth Dance Company Fights & Flights (2014), Triumphs and Other Alternatives (2014) a new work by Ross McCormack’s Muscle Mouth and World of Wearable Art (2015) under the directorship of Mike Mizrahi and Marie Adams.
As of 2016 James has relocated to Belgium to continue his career with Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui’s Eastman, performing in Babel 7.16 in the Palais des Papes for the Festival d’Avignon, guesting in Ravel with the Royal Ballet of Flanders, ICON with the GöteborgsOperans Danskompani and Les Indes Galantes in collaboration with the Bayerische Staatsoper Munich.

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