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Thu 5 Sep
Piazza Urban City, Rovereto
18.00
 
Lucy Bennett
Stopgap Dance Company - United Kingdom
 

Frock + Frippery

Free




ITALIAN PREMIER

Stopgap is a British company who make exhilarating dance productions with exceptional disabled and non disabled artists. In Frock, six dancers collide in an uplifting dance riot set to an exclusive art rock soundtrack by Hannah Miller of Moulettes. In this quirky dance piece watch playful observations of past years explode into a celebration of individuality. In Frippery, the company works in collaboration with a group of disabled and non-disabled local dancers to bring to life a parade of diversity.

Frock

Concept and choreography Lucy Bennett
Music Hannah Miller
Costumes Martina Trottmann
Rehearsal assistant Siobhan Hayes
Access worker Amelia Clark
Dancers Christian Brinklow, Jannick Moth, KJ Mortimer, Nadenh Poan, Hannah Sampson, Alice Shepperson

Executive producer Sho Shibata
Produced by Dougie Evans

With the support of Without Walls, Arts Council England, and Salisbury Festival, Hat Fair Festival and Stockton International Riverside Festival.
Duration 20’

Frippery

Concept and choreography Lucy Bennett
Music Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Dougie Evans

Costumes Martina Trottmann
Rehearsal assistant Siobhan Hayes

Access worker  Amelia Clark
Dancers Christian Brinklow, Jannick Moth, KJ Mortimer, Nadenh Poan, Hannah Sampson, Alice Shepperson, Amelia Clark

Executive producer Sho Shibata
Produced by Dougie Evans

Duration
25’

stopgapdance.com


Photo credit
Dougie Evans






EBA Europe Beyond Access
Moving beyond isolation and towards innovation for disabled artists and European audiences


This is the first phase of a four year European project whose aim is to overcome the isolation of disabled artists, widening their horizons and promoting creative development by presenting their most relevant and innovative work to European audiences.