Wed 3 Apr

Alleyne Dance

The Other Side of Me

£17 / £13 concs

The Other Side of Me is a double bill of entertaining, raw and emotionally driven dance which takes inspiration from true life events and tackles themes of incarceration, both of body and of mind.

The evening features the acclaimed works Testimonies and A Night’s Game. Watch as the powerhouse that are the Alleyne sisters bring to light hidden stories of strife through powerful movement and dynamic athleticism.    

"The Alleyne twins, Kristina and Sadé, deliver dance that demands respect." - Graham Watts, Dance Tabs, UK 2018

Age Recommendation: 8+

Production Credits:
Testimonies
Choreographers & Performers: Kristina Alleyne and Sadé Alleyne ​
Sketch Artist: David Matthews
Music / Sound: Tom Neill and Alan Dicker
Spoken Word: Solomon Adams

A Night’s Game
Choreographers & Performers: Kristina Alleyne and Sadé Alleyne 
Mentor: Farooq Chaudhry​
Lighting Designer: Lucy Hansom
Producer: Grace Okereke​
Costume Adjustment: Leila Ransley​
Music: Prison (original composition) by Alan Dicker, Surrender to the Void by Samuel Kerridge, Carnage by Paul Englishby, For Now I Am Winter by Ólafur Arnalds, Invariance by Kevin Macleod, Zikr by Armand Amar & Haroun Teboul​

Allyene Dance have kindly been supported by Greenwich Dance, Serendipity UK, Desi Masti Studios/ Aakash Odedra Dance Company, Bloch, Ultima Vez Studios, Dickson MBI, N'da Dance Company Mbulelo Ndabeni.

About Alleyne Dance Company:
Alleyne Dance was founded in 2014 by sisters Kristina and Sadé Alleyne.  Their aesthetic reflects their diverse background of athleticism and dance training. Alleyne Dance blends Afro- Caribbean, Hip Hop, Kathak, Latin and Circus skills within a contemporary dance context.  Their movement is fast paced and dynamic with infusions of lyrical and fluid motion, with a focus on rhythms and textures.  Over the past four years they have built and developed the company, striving for high quality and excellence as they deliver their two main objectives; performance and education work.

Times: 7.30pm
Venue: at The Place

This event is part of Spring 2019

Performance Dates

Spring 2019

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