Butoh is a form of dance and performance art with roots in Japan’s post-war avant-garde movement. It has since become a major tool for performers across the genres of dance, theatre, film, and performance art.
Shakina is a third-generation Butoh artist, trained beneath Diego PIñón, founder of Body Ritual Movement. Shakina's approach integrates traditional Butoh exercises with new, inter-cultural explorations in text-based imagery, mysticism, guided improvisation, and active meditation.
Read more about Shakina's Butoh training in Mexico in her book Alchemy is Dancing - click to download PDF