Alissa Cardone is a dancer and intermedia performance collaborator.
Butoh: The Good of Going Out of StyleBy Alissa Cardone
Ever since Isadora Duncan soared with solar plexus to the sky in a sheer tunic, modern dance has been about freedom. The overarching sense that anyone can do anything and that all one needs is the desire is a common assumption when it comes to modern dance. But questions arise when that desire moves towards making work, which means (among many other things) making aesthetic choices.