“TO DANCE IS TO ORGANISE SENSATION, REGARDLESS OF FORM.” — Cyril Baldy
The choreographer and dancer Cyril Baldy proposes to introduce the trainees to his method. Sentient Method is designed of any body to dance starting from sensations rather than form. It offers a framework that improves coordination, dexterity and creativity. The class is guided by a series of layered instructions that stimulate cognitive and physical awareness. At the heart of the method, improvisation and exploration allows each participant to empower themselves.
Sentient Method offers an adaptable physical frameworks based on a synthesis of physical principles rooted in various dance forms. Based on a deep listening to and awareness of the scope of physical sensations Sentient Method relies on 3 fundamentals:
Put together, these fundamentals can help to reveal undiscovered dances already contained in us.