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Nottdance 2019: Beside

Maribé Sors de ce Corps and Montréal Danse co-production

by Marie Béland

Part of Nottdance 2019

BESIDE questions the construction of truth, fake news and the role the body can play in the credibility of what is said in the media.

Performers say what they hear on the local radio in the moment, whilst their movement score is made of gestures from public affairs television programmes. Does the abundance of information prevent us from understanding each other?

1 hour 10 minutes (no interval)
Suitable for ages 12+

Nottdance is a festival of choreographic ideas foregrounding new works, discourse and research. Curated by Dance4. Co-curated by choreographer Matthias Sperling. Nottdance will take place from 9-13 October. Festival ticket deals and more information available at nottdance.com.