Cinderella Toe Jam
. . . the popular fairy tale of ‘Cinderella’ . . . the historical practice of binding women’s feet in ancient China . . . the transformations of lives, feet, movement.
Cinderella Toe Jam explores restriction through the body, resulting in movement that reveals a bizarre and unexpected beauty.
Choreographer: Mei-Yin Ng
Costume by: Mei-Yin Ng
Music: “Scott Williams” by Savaged young Beatles, “Love Enchanted” by Daniel Johnston
2005 Dance Conversation at The Flea, NYC, USA
2007 Dance New Amsterdam, NYC, USA
2010 Bangkok Fringe festival, Thailand
2014 Festival Corpi Urbani at Frugone Museum, Genoa, Italy