Butoh and Movement teacher
I teach Japanese Butoh, noguchi gymnastics, energetic movement, movement for actors, dance
Relevant Education / Credentials
Vangeline first started studying Butoh, a Japanese style of Ritual Dance, with Diego Piñón from the Butoh Ritual Mexicano. While studying with Diego, she furthered her body exploration through the study of therapies including, Bioenergetics, Core Energetics, and Gestalt; as well as theater techniques, especially Ritual Theater. She also learned Alexander and Klein Release techniques.
She was invited to Japan to deepen her study of Japanese Butoh by Master Tetsuro Fukuhara and trained and performed with him in Tokyo. Among her other teachers are the renowned Butoh masters Yoshito Ohno, Akira Kasai, Yumiko Yushioka, Ko Murobushi, and more recently Butoh master Katsura Kan, who personally invited her to further her studies and perform with him in 2008.
She has taught high school students, colleges students at NYU, Brooklyn college, STAC, Robert wagner high school, she is the founder of " the Dream a dream project", movement workshop for incarcerated women, and coaches actors and performers privately
Years Experience: 7