About Intimacy, Territory and Sometimes Great Joy

Dance at Jacob's Pillow
Chang Go Shin of LDP/Laboratory Dance Project Photo by Cherylynn Tsushima

At the start of “Are you Happy to See Me,” Dongkyu Kim, one of the eight charming dancers, all male, who make up the LDP/Laboratory Dance Project, lay face down in a square of light, while a distorted and circuslike sounding recording of “Je Ne Regrette Rien” played.

This South Korean company, only 10 years old, made a splash in this Jacob’s Pillow debut with its mashup of modern dance, break dance and martial arts.

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