Time: November 13, 2008 at 7:30pm
Location: Japan Society
Street: 333 E. 47th Street at 1st Avenue
City/Town: New York
Website or Map: http://www.japansociety.org/e…
Phone: box office: 212.715.1258
Event Type: Dance/Technology, Performance
Organized By: Japan Society Performing Arts
Latest Activity: Nov 3, 2008
Takayuki Fujimoto (dumb type) x Takao Kawaguchi (dumb type) x Tsuyoshi Shirai
A spectacular collision of dance and technology, TRUE reveals a shocking wonderland where time, space and gravity defy assumption.
Myoelectric sensors attached to the performers’ bodies are synched to, and even controlled by, the performers’ actions. Digitally controlled LED technology enables instant color changes and high-speed synchronization. For sound, oscillators are attached to metal scaffoldings which shake in synch with the music and performance.