Learning the Dance

Teaching Chair Pillow

Coaching Notes

Pat Catterson coaches and provides performance notes regarding specific gestures, phrasing and prop holds.

Specialist Pat Catterson teaches the dance Chair/Pillow. Watch as Pat Catterson clearly demonstrates the movement phrase, gives corrections, and helps students find the appropriate performance quality.

Pat Catterson directs workshop students in the appropriate effort quality for the dance. She talks about dance in the 1960s and Yvonne Rainers movement signature.

Dance in 1969

In this video clip Pat Catterson is teaching the work Chair/Pillow.