Re: money = ability

Christopher Sumpton (
Fri, 9 Jan 1998 02:25:35 -0800 (PST)


I'm definitely not interested in "pigeon-holing" anyone or anything. I
agree that different places have different (what I call) flavour in dance.
What I'm identifying is the relationship between affluence (as an
ingredient) and the ability to create installations that involve dance and

The difference becomes clear when compared to something like contact
improvisation. All you need is your body. In fact you don't even need a
complete body, or a body that has all the pieces working. A few _pointers_
and voila, instant dancing.