This is a randomly updated attempt at a Blog. Hey I may actually get into this. Reminds me of journal writing (which I have done since I was seven) 'cept you get to put up photos and be cheeky.
Thursday, September 1, 2016
Astrae ~ the Star Flower
As the constellation Virgo rises this September so does the story of
Astrae ~ the Greek goddess who felt such compassion for humanity. Her
tears transformed became a gift to humanity of the lovely Asters whose
name means "star." For my Language of Flowers performances this fall I
will be telling this myth for the first time.
I guess you could say that I am an eclectic artist. I could never decide whether to go into visual arts or theatre so perhaps it is no surprise that my work ends up being in image-based performance. Whether it is storytelling where the image is suspended on words and breath or alternative theatre which is non-narrative and works with the juxtaposition of images, I am fascinated with the realm of the IMAGination...