Post Show Discussion, 'Playing Another' - Candoco Dance Company
Candoco Dance Company, the renowned contemporary dance company of disabled and non-disabled performers, discusses 'Playing Another', an evening of two outstanding works by Hetain Patel and Thomas Hauert. 'Playing Another' is a beautiful mix of stunning movement, operatic music and art which celebrates different ways of making dance, and reaffirms Candoco's position as a company that pushes boundaries and challenges notions of what dance is.
'Playing Another' was performed at Lakeside Arts Centre, Nottingham, Tuesday 11 November 2014
Mattef Kuhlmey talks about his collaboration with Gabriele Reuter on the sound installation 'hidden spaces #1: Sneinton
The sound installation invites audiences on a choreographed sound journey through several rooms and back corridors of Backlit Gallery. Urban sounds, historical recordings and interviews with local residents bring the building's hidden spaces and the surrounding neighbourhood to life. Triggering collective and individual memory, the installation focuses on Sneinton's and St Ann's key historical shifts from the 1950's until today. You can visit the installation on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 September 2014 at Backlit Gallery, 12 - 5pm.
Part 1. Gabriele Reuter talks about 'hidden spaces #1: Sneinton
Gabriele Reuter is a choreographer and urban historian. Her collaborative project with sound designer and composer Mattef Kuhlmey 'hidden spaces #1: Sneinton' is presented by Dance4 at Backlit Gallery on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 September 2014.
Urban sounds, historical recordings and interview with local residents bring the buildings hidden spaces and the surrounding neighborhood to life. In this video she talks about how she came to make the work....
Documentation of LUSTRUM AFTERMATH
Saturday12 July, Neville Studio, Nottingham Playhouse
Live Bolero - Learn the Moves
If you want to get involved with Live Bolero simply watch the clip above and use the tutorial to learn the final section of Torvill and Dean's Bolero ready to perform alongside local performers and artists at the events below:
Saturday 5 July - So Festival Skegness
Saturday 12 July - Big Dance Weekend, Nottingham
Sunday 13 July - Highland Gathering, Corby
Live Bolero is co-commissioned by Dance4 and the Foundation for Community Dance for the Big Dance Weekend 2014 in association with So Festival, artsNK, The Core, Corby and Nottingham Playhouse.
Choreographed by Jeanefer Jean-Charles.
Black Cats Can See In The Dark But Are Not Seen
Trailer for 'Black Cats Can See In The Dark But Are Not Seen'
This work is done by Dinis Machado with David Cabecinha and Jorge Jacome from Portugal. A snippet of the performance that comes from Dinis's fascination with provisory or temporary structures and nomadic ways of life.
Tuesday 14 January, 7pm
Waverly Theatre, Nottingham Trent University
Thursday 16 January, 7.30pm
Chelsea Theatre, London
Suitable for 16+
Contains flashing lights and partial nudity
For tickets to this show please visit the Dance4 website: www.dance4.co.uk
House of Mystery Roadshow
Come and join the House of Mystery Roadshow at a Lincolnshire library near you. Award-winning international artists have been working with local communities to create original interactive dance and performance events inspired by the Creepy House Summer Reading Challenge. Come and experience the captivating world of digital dance performance where you may find yourself on a strange journey between the real and the virtual...