Bay Area Dance Watch: A Rock Climber/Dancer in Berkeley

Isabel von Rittberg is quite a young lady. She has created a dance group that combines Music/Rock Climbing/Dancing and all performed on a stage with real/artificial walls of rocks in Berkeley at Ashby Stage. I love her simple but elegant story, of how her group came about. The path to her group of rock climbing dancers began a long time ago in Germany where as a young child she loved listening to her older brother playing the piano. There she fell in love with the music of life that is in all of us. Next came dancing lessons again at a very young age. Then later in life, rock climbing became her passion. Read the article

Photo by by John Vallejo