Lucija Mikas

Empathy through Movement: Interview with Dancer Lucija Mikas

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Deutsche Version unten/ German version below

“I think, that people can learn empathy through dance”, dancer Lucija Mikas said. She began her dance career at the age of eleven at the John Cranko School in Stuttgart and quit her classic ballet education there, after four years of hard training. What she learned during this strict dance lessons, confirms established clichés as she says “Discipline is definitely necessary, because classic ballet is on the same level with ice skating and gymnastics.

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Workshop ‘Der Springende Punkt’ – Achtsamkeit und Medienkompetenz durch Code und Sinnlichkeit

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Dienstag, 15. November 2016, 15 -19 Uhr, Nancy Spero Saal zum CYNETART FESTIVAL 2016 im FESTSPIELHAUS HELLERAU, Dresden

Smartphones, Computer, Tablets – digitale Geräte durchdringen heute alle Lebensbereiche des modernen Menschen. E-Mails, Blogs und soziale Netzwerke – sie alle beanspruchen ständig unsere Aufmerksamkeit.

Wie gelingt uns eine digitale und physische Co-Existenz? Was ist der Schlüssel für Aufmerksamkeit und Achtsamkeit im Umgang mit digitalen Technologien? Wie können wir Übersetzung zwischen Realitäten gestalten?

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„It’s after they have actually let their hair down and danced that the best ideas come out.“ – Interview with Jason Beechey

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[German version below]

Jason Beechey is a professional dancer and also rector of the Palucca University of Dance Dresden, a renowned institution for classical and contemporary dance, that exists for more than 90 years. And yet the word artist makes him a bit scared when describing his line of work: “My name is Jason, I was born and my passion is exploring the body in movement with music, the possibilities and to help other people discover their possibilities.

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