Body as Earth

Jocson becomes a hybrid of the exploited language of entertainment… Jocson exemplifies the multi-dimensional capabilities of the body as a tool for understanding, critiquing and responding to society. Macho dancing, a unique movement phenomenon tucked away in the Manila night clubs since the 70s has now become recognised as an expression of the social and economic conditioning of the Filipino people, through Macho Dancer.

In Corponomy, Jocson reveals to us her overarching process which validates the relevance of the artistic process and performance as a means to research and respond to the complexities and struggles within societal structures.

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