John Cage in "Some Rules for Students & Teachers"
underlined the fundamental requirement to show up and keep showing up for learning to happen. Who shows up on a Friday afternoon puppet workshop at the Demonstration Gardens determines what we make and how.
This fall we are exploring Pablo Neruda's "Las Enigmas / The Ocean Knows".
You've asked me what the lobster is weaving there with his patas de oro?
I reply, the ocean knows this. You say, what is the ascidia waiting for in it's transparent bell?
What is it waiting for? I tell you it is waiting for time, like you.
We don't know what we think until we see what we do...