Two Crones and a Desert

TWO CRONES AND A DESERT.Saturday 27 NovemberRon Ball Studio | Christchurch Town Hall 14:30 – 15:30   MATRIARCHAL KNOWLEDGE, A TICKING TIME BOMB AND A CLIMATE CHANGE TANGO. Monotonous crones weave themselves around a cracking desert in a suit. This work seeks to dismantle the stigma around the matriarch, attempting to strip away its gender […]

Present-Ing

PRESENT-ING. Sunday 28 NovemberRon Ball Studio | Christchurch Town Hall 20:30 – 21:30 Tabula rasa. Present-ing is the first stage of a new collaborative project between Josie Archer, Kosta Bogoievski, and Steven Junil Park. They have been planning to make a show together for some time. It is the first show they will make together. […]

This Piece Won’t Change the World

THIS PIECE WON’T CHANGE THE WORLD. Sunday 28 NovemberRon Ball Studio | Christchurch Town Hall 10:00 – 11:00   A couple, perform a couple of couples. Harnessing a wide range of performative styles Matthew and Benedikte use everything at their disposal to present a humorous exploration of coupledom. What is real/actual/autobiographic is morphed into fiction […]

Extanz Vol. 1: An Epic on Power

EXTANZ VOLUME 1: AN EPIC ON POWER. Saturday 27 NovemberRon Ball Studio | Christchurch Town Hall 20:30 – 21:30   ‘Extanz Volume I: An Epic on Power’ is a gritty dive into the underworld of dance. The ugly, destructive, and problematic power structures that keep dancers sick and are rotting the field from the inside-out. […]

Solo For a Body

SOLO FOR A BODY. Saturday 27 NovemberRon Ball Studio | Christchurch Town Hall 11:30 – 12:30 Three bodies perform a languid backward roll, punctuated by moments of control and desire. Sustained balances and extreme flexibility summon the knife’s edge between trained capability and failure. A muse, a crucifix, a frozen chicken; as the sculptural and […]