336: Annie-B Parson

She’s choreographed for everyone from Mikhail Baryshnikov to David Byrne. So where does she get her ideas? “I always loved this quote by Rousseau; he said, ‘My mind only works with my legs.’ Me too! When I am stuck, I just take a walk, and something unlatches.” Movement creates thought; thought creates movement. Photo by Shira Friedman.

Person: Elizabeth DeMent
Place: the theater
Thing: her Keds
Randy’s Thing: a scene from Billy Rose’s Jumbo