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Activators Workshop

May 13, 2023 - 12:00pm

Activators Workshop: build collective memories through engagement with community

Become an Activator for the May 20th Processional, I Choose to Remember Us Whole, with Meany Center Guest Artist Alexander Jones. Activators will play a key role in guiding community members between five temporary altars constructed on the UW campus, ending at the Henry Art Gallery on May 20th, 2023 between 11am-3pm. 

To become an Activator during the processional, please attend the Activators Workshop on Saturday May 13 (noon - 2pm) where you will learn the improvisational score that draws on several traditions including butoh. Led by Diana Garcia-Snyder and Juliet McMains in conjunction with students from Dance 490C. Bring clothes for movement in the studio and warm layers for our outdoor practice. Open/accessible to all movers, dancers, and community members of all ages. Free.

Questions: email Juliet McMains ( or Diana Garcia-Synder (

I Choose to Remember Us Whole is co-presented by Meany Center for the Performing Arts and the Henry Art Gallery as part of Becoming: At Home in the World, a curated series of events produced in partnership with Bill T. Jones and New York Live Arts.​  

Register for the Activators Workshop here: