Panel Discussion: Nothing to Lose
Nothing to Lose / but your assumptions as Force Majeure continues its decade-long artistic study of the modern psyche.
‘Fat’ is a powerful little word, full of baggage and judgement. This undaunted dance production makes use of real-life experiences and stories to challenge aesthetic norms and reclaim a performative space for people with large bodies.
In her final work as Force Majeure's Artistic Director, Kate Champion collaborates with artist and fat activist Kelli Jean Drinkwater and choreographer Ghenoa Gela to celebrate the sculptural splendour of the fat dancing body. Unseen, unexpected and unapologetic, this new work abandons stereotypes and / reshapes expectations.
Direction / Kate Champion
Artistic Associate / Kelli Jean Drinkwater
Additional Choreography / Ghenoa Gela
Set & Lighting Design / Geoff Cobham
Costume Design / Matthew Stegh
Text Dramaturg / Steve Rodgers
Performers / Claire Burrows (Scarlett), Julian Crotti, Michael Cutrupi, Lala Gabor, Ally Garrett, Latai Taumoepeau, Anastasia Zaravinos
Wednesday 11 March, 8pm
Thursday 12 March, 8pm
Sunday 15 March, 2pm
Time to Talk
Monday 16 March, 6.30pm
We're back from holidays and already the building is buzzing.
A Force Majeure production. Commissioned by Sydney Festival & Carriageworks.
Presented in association with Dance Massive. Proudly supported by Triple R.
Key Image Photography / Andrew Gough
Image Treatment / The Sisters Hayes
Production Photography / Heidrun Lohr
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