Thu 26 Sep

Amy Bell

The Forecast

£17 / £13 concs

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As the only dyke in the dance class, Amy finds new moves for a more radical notion of femininity in this witty journey of transformation and becoming.

Blending dance, text and animation from visual artist Hetain Patel and a live digital soundscape from composer Jamie McCarthy, prepare for a high chance of virtuosity, introspection and humour.

With opposing fronts sweeping across the gendered body, how do we read a forecast in constant flux?

Winner of the Total Theatre Award 2019 - Judges Discretionary Award at Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

"All in all pretty terrific." ★★★★  Donald Hutera, The List

"A delightful, sprawling tapestry of metaphors, nuanced with wit and sincerity." ★★★★  Dance Tabs

"A strident call to arms conveyed with the lightest of touches. Watch this space – new ways of imagining women in dance are on the horizon." ★★★★ Everything Theatre

Age Recommedation: 12+

Spectator School Event

THU 26 SEP: Free post-show talk in The Place Cafe
Stay after the show for a Q&A with the artist.

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The Forecast was commissioned by The Place, supported by Arts Council England, Tanzhaus Zürich and Yorkshire Dance.

Times: 7.30pm
Venue: at The Place

This event is part of Autumn Season 2019