OUT – Rachael Young - Dance City

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Newcastle Sunderland

OUT – Rachael Young

A conversation between two bodies
Dates:
Wed 01 Jul 2020 7:30pm
Running time: approx. 55 minutes (no interval)
Age: Age: 14+ (strong language and partial nudity)
Tickets: £13.50
£8.00 students,
£11.00 concession
About
'a powerfully eloquent dance dialogue... performed with both calm reserve and concentrated intensity'
The Stage
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Defiantly challenging homophobia and transphobia, OUT is a duet – a conversation between two bodies, carving out a new kind of space, reclaiming Dancehall and celebrating Vogue culture amongst the bittersweet scent of oranges.

“We’re shape-shifting in a bid to fit in; to be black enough, straight enough, Jamaican enough…” Embracing personal, political and cultural dissonance; this act of interdisciplinary self-expression smashes through normativity, summoning voices and re-enacting movements in an exhilarating mash-up of remembrance and re-invention.

Winner of the 2017 South East Dance A Place to Dance Brighton Fringe Award and nominated for the 2017 Total Theatre & The Place Award for Dance.

OUT was created with kind support from Arts Council England, The Marlborough Theatre, The Yard Theatre, IBT, Leicester Curve, South East Dance and Greenwich University.
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