For me dance is the purest way to express emotions. The body is the instrument, vulnerable and naked in it’s authenticity and expression.
The ballad, in its first conception, was a narrative song. It is one of the oldest song genres, dealing with themes like love, death, faithfulness and infidelity. We all know ballads from different genres of music.
Since 1987 Neel verdoorn makes her own choreographies, mast of the time as a guest choreographer with other companies in the Netherlands and abroad.
In her classes Neel Verdoorn focus on the dynamic relationship between space and the dancer as well as on dynamic alignment within the dancer’s body.