In un•be•known , nine dancers with and without disabilities meet – in a work that combines fierce physicality with tenderness. The result is honest, unsentimental and deeply human dance art.
Choreography: Marc Brew
Assistant choreographer: Georgie Rose
Music: Joey McNamara
Costumes: Johanna Sutinen
Lighting design: Paul Vidar Sævarang
Sound design: Joseph McNamara
Dancers: Kadar Khristan, Nanna Knutson, Julie Mjønes, Malene Becker Nielsen, Victor Olivares, Ella Skorgan, Live Haug Skullerud , Felicia Sparrström, Kiruna Stamell
Co-production: The Norwegian Opera & Ballet
un•be•known premiered in Oslo on 14th & 15th October 2022.
Together with the filmmakers Darja Olsevskaja and Vaidas Misiunas, CODA Dance Festival have documented the process behind designing the piece in a documentary spanning two parts, which you can watch below.