VenusDirected by Roseanna Anderson & Joshua Ben-Tovim
A quadruple bill of new work from IMPERMANENCE following a decade of creating cutting-edge dance for stage and screen.
Based on the book by, and featuring George Monbiot, FERAL is an audio-visual collaboration with composer Hollie Harding, featuring an original recording from the London Symphony Orchestra.
Communing with recordings of Leonora Carrington, her paintings and short stories, Cosmic Yoghurt is a dance that attempts to channel the artist's extraordinary energy and imagination. Created with designer Pam Tait and composer Nick Hart.
ENEMY OF THE STARS
A dance adaptation of a play by the same name, written by Wyndham Lewis in 1914, seven months before the outbreak of WW1 and published as part of the Vorticist manifesto - BLAST. Created with composer Ben Oliver.
An explosive piece of dance theatre following Suffragette Mary Richardson who vandalised the Rokeby Venus painting at the National Gallery in protest against sexist voting laws. Richardson would later go on to lead the Women's Section of the British Union of Fascists. Created with writer Peter Clements and composer Li Yilei.
Powerful and beautiful
The Stage on Lady Blackshirt
Absorbing, challenging, never boring and always surprising
Dance Tabs on Lady Blackshirt
Photos: Jon Archdeacon
Photos: Paul Blakemore