THRILLING AND MOVING
We thrill and move a diverse public with relevant, important, political and meaningful dance responding to contemporary society from a female perspective.
ABSOLUTE SOLO II
Wed 19 May 2021 – premiere
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Wed 16 June 2021
Sat 24 July 2021
Edinburgh Festival Theatre
21 years on from her first ever solo show and six years since last appearing on stage herself, Kay returns to performing with a triple bill of solos.
ROMEO + JULIET
8 Sept 2021 – premiere
Rosie Kay’s Romeo + Juliet is a new interpretation of Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy, re-told through the lens of 21st century gang culture, set in the stiflingly hot Birmingham summer of 2021.
Making a Romeo + Juliet in present day Birmingham
Join Rosie Kay and Artistic Advisors to the project in a discussion chaired by Birmingham Hippodrome’s Artistic Director/CEO Fiona Allan. Artistic Advisors include actor and director Dylan Duffus, headteacher Azita Zohhadi, Dance Artist Shanelle Clemenson and fellow Hippodrome Associates and choreographers Aakash Odedra and Sonia Sabri.
The Body is the Frontline
WATCH ONLINE FOR FREE
In 2008, choreographer Rosie Kay joined the 4th Battalion The Rifles, to watch and participate in full battle exercises, and visited the National Defence Medical Rehabilitation Centre. What came of these observations was the award-winning, five-star work 5 SOLDIERS.
5 SOLDIERS has been touring since its premiere in 2010, you can see the 2017 live stream (commissioned by The Space) for a limited time for free.
“War from a female perspective packs a punch…taut, visceral, compassionate”THE OBSERVER
“not only keeps us riveted, but helps close the gap of understanding between the armed forces and the general public.”
Check out @AutinDT's #BigBrumBoogie!
Free, fun and accessible Dance & Movement Zoom sessions 3 times a week until 22 July for Brummies aged 55+ and 5-14 👇 https://t.co/o3SpuPU88N
Do you know any Brummie aged 55+ and/or aged 5-14 would like join @AutinDT on zoom and take part in #BigBrumBoogie ? ~ bringing together older & younger folks in order to create a Dance & Movement routine 😄
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VDT is seeking two new key roles, an Executive Director and #Digital #Communications Manager, to join AD/CEO Charlotte Vincent and the team 👇
(closes 8 July) https://t.co/wY1DxT3KfI
Tomorrow! 📢 Join @MotionhouseDT tomorrow evening for their first ever live-streamed rehearsal of their brand new show👇 https://t.co/oWrkb1aHZ7
🎬 🎥 Join us for our 1st ever live streamed rehearsal 6.30pm Fri 18 June for a sneak peek of rehearsals for our new show Nobody (touring from Sept)! Submit a question for the Q&A to ellen @motionhouse.co.uk Set a reminder to watch on the night: https://t.co/27oiz12hnq 📸DanTucker https://t.co/hEeSZ4VVkP
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