Tag Archive for Dance

Vesper – a performance/scenography as research project

@ Edinburgh Fringe Festival. C South. Venue 58. August 2016. Performing with, through and on ice-skates. Re-thinking what it is to dance on ice; re-thinking what it is to scenograph. Blog link.  Film Clip. Sketchbook snapshots: Inspired by Dialogues with Scott Graham, his workshop and the performances by Frantic Assembly. Tipping Point. Ockhams Razor. Drawings of and practice with Parkour Generations. The…

‘Dance with me’ – Scenography as research

Clip from the exhibition video 2014. View on YouTube. This performance was created in collaboration with Sangita Champaneri who co-designed and constructed the costume. It was performed at TaPRA, QMIP and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. In this performance (three sequences of existing skating training exercises) I use and examine the ice skate as a semi-autonomous item of costume that, through an evolving…

'There are times when the simple dignity of movement can fulfill the function of a volume of words.' - Doris Humphrey.