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Spring Re-Loaded 4 (4 Parts)

Synopsis
Recordings of contemporary dance performances from the 1997 Spring Loaded season held at The Place, London.
1: ‘Out of Here’ is a collaboration between Annabel Arden of Thé‚tre de Complicité and Josef Houben of The Right Size with a piece that reveals the story of a multitude of characters created by CandCo’s company of seven as they explore the notion of amazing stories and even greater escapes. Includes an interview with Annebel Arden and Josef Houben.
2: ‘Blind faith’ is a show inspired by the paintings of Leonardo da Vinci, Yolande Snaith and four male dancers journey through lust, litany and levitation. Includes an interview with Yolande Snaith.
3: ‘The Millennarium’ fuses Wayne McGregor’s idiosyncratic movement style with technology to create a futuristic environment of digital bodies, virtual space and extraordinary computer-generated graphics. Includes an interview with Wayne McGregor.
4: ‘Faking It’ is about living a lie, presenting a seductive world of theatrical illusion and deceitful magic, where nothing is quite what it seems. Includes an interview with Kevin Finnan.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of production
1996
Availability
out of distribution
Documentation
Accompanying teacher’s notes.
Subjects
Dance
Keywords
modern dance

Credits

Contributor
Annabel Arden; Candco Dance Company; Josef Houben; Kevin Finnan; Motionhouse Dance Theatre; Random Dance Company; Wayne McGregor; Yolande Snaith; Yolande Snaith Theatredance

Sections

Title
CandoCo Dance Company
Synopsis
1: 'Out of Here' is a collaboration between Annabel Arden of Thé‚tre de Complicité and Josef Houben of The Right Size with a piece that reveals the story of a multitude of characters created by CandCo's company of seven as they explore the notion of amazi

Title
Yolande Snaith Theatredance
Synopsis
2: 'Blind faith' is a show inspired by the paintings of Leonardo da Vinci, Yolande Snaith and four male dancers journey through lust, litany and levitation. Includes an interview with Yolande Snaith.

Title
Random Dance Company
Synopsis
3: 'The Millennarium' fuses Wayne McGregor's idiosyncratic movement style with technology to create a futuristic environment of digital bodies, virtual space and extraordinary computer-generated graphics. Includes an interview with Wayne McGregor.

Title
Motionhouse Dance Theatre
Synopsis
4: 'Faking It' is about living a lie, presenting a seductive world of theatrical illusion and deceitful magic, where nothing is quite what it seems. Includes an interview with Kevin Finnan.

Distributor

Name

Place, The

Email
info@theplace.org.uk
Web
http://www.theplace.org.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7121 1000
Address
17 Duke’s Road
London
WC1H 9PY

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