Rosco SubFloor: Soothing the Aches of the Aging Dancer

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Wooden Kiwi Productions, a Rosco Floor Dealer in Massachusetts, recently installed a Rosco SubFloor in preparation for performances of Yvonne Rainer: The Concept of Dust, or How do you look when there’s nothing left to move? at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.

Photos of the installation courtesy of Wooden Kiwi Productions Facebook page

Fittingly enough – Yvonne Rainer crafted the piece to express the aches and pains experienced during the aging process. Surely, the inspirational 80 year-old dancer, choreographer and author of “The Aching Body in Dance,” – along with her group of five over-40 dancers (Rainer’s “Raindears”) appreciated the cushion and support that the SubFloor offered for the performance.

To learn more about Rainer and her work, check out this article from The New York Times.

Featured Image Credit: Richard Perry/The New York Times

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Stephen Spendiff

About Stephen Spendiff

Senior Product Manager and Staging Market Manager: Stephen's experiences before Rosco included training in production management that he put to use in theaters, theme parks and television commercials. Starting in 1986, Stephen's career at Rosco has included many different job descriptions including sales, dealer relations, workshops, marketing and, most recently, a focus on product and operational development associated with our Custom LitePad, Rosco VIEW and laminated products. Stephen's focus and in-depth product knowledge of paint & coating products and dance floors will be reflected in his stories about the staging, scenery and dance markets.