Day 25: Don’t explain

When I first told people I was going to Ragdale, they said things like, “Hope your class goes well!” “Well, it’s not really a class.” “Oh. Well, hope your retreat is relaxing!” “It’s not really a retreat.” “Oh. Well, hope you have a good workshop!” “It’s not really a workshop.” “Oh. Well, what is it?” […]

Day 11: Prairie Island

When Dave was learning choreography for The Jewels, he started out being able to remember it all in his head. Then he wrote out notes for himself, and suddenly started forgetting things. “I shouldn’t have written it down,” he said at first. But after a few days, the movements were fully back. My theory was that the […]