Company News, Spring 2016
We are back on the road again with For Now, I am…With London, Edinburgh and Galashiels under our belt, we are looking forwards to taking it out to Palestine as part of the Ramallah Contemporary Dance Festival and on to The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen, the Teatromania International Festival in Poland and Craignish Hall, Ardfern. See tour dates section for booking information.
While in London we picked up more 4 & 5 star reviews…
“beautifully composed and evocative solo” ★★★★ The Guardian
“Marc Brew’s investigation of his damaged body is a profoundly moving and strangely exhilarating experience” ★★★★★ The Stage
An exciting month ahead…
April promises to be an adventurous month, we will be travelling to Palestine to perform For Now, I am… at the Ramallah Contemporary Dance Festival on 19 & 20 April. Now in its 11th year, the festival’s theme will be “Danstory”, underscoring the passion of Palestinians for joyfulness and their tight-fit grip on hopefulness and life. Marc will also lead a panel discussion and a workshop. Keep up to date with our Palestine adventures on our Facebook page.
Upon returning, we will perform at The Lemontree in Aberdeen in a special double bill with Claire Cunningham’s Give Me a Reason to Live.
From 16-18 May, Marc will attend AXIS National Convening at Gibney Dance in New York to discuss the future of physically integrated dance in the United States. While in New York, Marc will be leading a Creative Workshop at Gibney Dance. Bringing groups together in an inclusive environment, Marc works with participants to explore possibilities of movement and collaboration through the use of various tasks and learning set material.
In June, we head back to Brazil to finish MayBe, Marc’s collaboration with Giselle Calazana, Natalia Mallo and Mirella Brandi and to perform in Sao Paolo and Rio de Janeiro. Click the link below to see the promo.
Marc will be heading to Oakland, California to facilitate Axis Dance Company‘s Summer Intensive from 1-10 August. You can book online by clicking this link.
From the US, Marc heads to Sydney, Australia to lead a week of masterclasses for the Catalyst Dance Residency from 22-26 August before attending the 2016 Arts Activated Conference as keynote speaker on 20 & 21 September at Carriageworks, Sydney and the Australian Teachers of Dancing – Come Together Dance Convention as key note speaker to facilitate a dance class for teachers on the 26, 27 and 28 September at The Mantra on View, Gold Coast.
We look forward to seeing you at a performance soon. If you are interested in booking a Marc Brew Company performance, workshops, masterclasses or speaking engagements contact producer Susan Hay
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Images by Susan Hay and Axis Summer Intensive