Edit the Distances
In the Theatre of Re_Sources you are welcome to enter and explore the main stage and the backstage.
In computation linguistics “Edit distance” is a string metric operation, the edit distance between two words is “the minimum number of single-character edits (insertions, deletions or substitutions) required to change one word into the other.” [more information at: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edit_distance]. This piece explores the distance between words and its meaning, the space and the text, objects and functions, language, technique and imagination … [see full score: on the backstage].
This piece is part of an on going research project which investigates notations systems from various somatic
Joana Chicau [PT/NL] is a designer, coder, researcher – with a background in classical & contemporary dance – currently based in The Netherlands. Her trans-disciplinary research project interweaves programming and web environments with performance and choreographic practices.