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Author:  corrival [ Wed Mar 15, 2006 8:11 am ]
Post subject:  Remember the Big One

Bay Area Going All Out on Quake Centennial
The Associated Press
Sunday, March 12, 2006; 1:52 PM
(in the Washington Post)

...In San Francisco, an artist at the Exploratorium science museum will use Jell-O to produce a sculpture of a shaking neighborhood. A performer at the San Francisco Ballet will improvise a dance by coordinating her movements to real-time seismic data transmitted on stage...

Author:  corrival [ Fri Mar 31, 2006 10:57 am ]
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San Francisco Ballet to Use Seismic Sounds
in the Washington Post
The Associated Press
Thursday, March 30, 2006; 4:18 PM

BERKELEY, Calif. -- A dance set to the sound of seismic movement is part of the San Francisco Ballet's commemoration of the 1906 earthquake centennial.

The idea for the dance comes from Ken Goldberg, an artist and professor of industrial engineering, computer science and robotics at the University of California, Berkeley.

Author:  ksneds [ Fri Mar 31, 2006 11:13 am ]
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This topic appears to have emerged in no less than three forums, so I'm going to link them all back to the original topic. Follow me on down to Dance Miscellany....

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