One event on February 12, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Interior Landscapes: three pieces curated by Good Women Dance Collective
February 11 at 7pm
February 12 at 7pm (ASL/English Accessible)
in the Westbury Theatre
The Strike by Alison Neuman as part of the Good Women New Work Award 2019
The Strike examines the lives of a building’s residences who fight between light and darkness as the walls close around them.
Choreography Understudy & Performer:
Choreographic Support Staff:
With thanks: Good Women and Ainsley Hillyard for their encouragement and mentorship, and Azimuth Theatre and Expanse Festival for their support and a home for the debut of The Strike. Special thanks to the Edmonton Arts Council for valuing the arts, my artists, and my team. Alison would like to acknowledge her performers Angela Sekulic, Alex Sutherland, Heath Birkholz, Iris Dykes, Julie Heffel, Roxanne Ulanicki, and Rebecca Sadowski for their individual collaborations, enthusiasm, creativity, vulnerability and commitment along this journey. Angie Staines, Jo Jo, and Scott Maybank for your knowledge and nourishing this piece. Lindsay Eales and Kelsie Acton for your advice and nourishing my choreographic foundation.
The Strike is supported by the Edmonton Arts Council, the City of Edmonton and the Alberta Foundation for the Arts.
Marynia’s house of awkward pleasure by Marynia Fekecz
Marynia’s house of awkward pleasure is the examination and interpretation of Polish dancer Marynia Fekecz’s life in Canada. Drawing from childhood memories, animals and humans, Marynia creates her own world which can be defined as awkward or full of pleasure.
what we don’t see/site of sacrifice by Kristy Janvier
It’s often we don’t see what one has given up when making decisions. A sacrifice can be made for another, an idea, something of value for ourselves or greater good of all or survival. At times all we have left is what we can hold onto.
Choreographer/Performer: Kristy Janvier
Sound: Shamanic DJ, recordings by Kristy Janvier, vocals Jana Dutkiewicz
Video: Kristy Janvier
part of the Expanse Festival lineup: