Fusing Movement, Sound, and Video in Falling Up, an Interactive Dance/Theatre Production

Winkler, Todd

Proceedings of the International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression

Falling Up is an evening-length performance incorporating dance and theatre with movement-controlled audio/video playback and processing. The solo show is a collaboration between Cindy Cummings (performance) and Todd Winkler(sound, video), first performed at the Dublin Fringe Festival,2001. Each thematic section of the work shows a different typeof interactive relationship between movement, video and sound. This demonstration explains the various technical configurations and aesthetic thinking behind aspects of the work.