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Spring, Autumn, Summer, Winter - for Gwangju
Thu 10 November 2016, 19:00 – 20:30 GMT
An attempt to question what spaces can transcend global divisions and displacements. What is a space for talking, or listening? What is movement, how do we see it, how do we hear it? What too is history and the forms we understand as performance? Here a sharing of time with diverse contributions.
Based on an idea and directed by James Tyson.
Performed by Valmai Jones, Mary-Anne Roberts, James Tyson and with the participation of Paul Granjon, Christopher Emmanuel/Alajotas Dance Company, Brian Mendes, Chae Seung-Un.
Co-presented at SOAS with the Centre for African Studies, University of London and the Nigeria, Ghana and West Africa Society.
Produced with Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff and gratefully acknowledging the support of Arts Council of Wales, Asia Cultural Council, Japan Foundation and Wales Arts International.
Image courtesy Alajotas Dance Company, Ibadan, Nigeria.