Jia-Yu's teaching incorporate scores for improvisation, tasks and composition to deepen the body’s sensitivity and the awareness to the presence of self and others. Her method aims to strengthen the body, connect the senses, and to liberate the creative mind in a variety of contexts. She has led a multitude of classes; dance techniques, performance workshops and creative sessions and given them to a range of education levels, as well as the professional dance community in the UK, Taiwan and North America. Her approach extends to teaching pupils in Special Educational Needs schools, with whom she has been working since 2011.
photo: Will Jennings
"After ten years of absence from Taiwan, I was delighted to be sharing the new concept of dance and performance with the much younger generation of Taiwanese dancers."- Jia-Yu Corti