The Way They Were Then

Premiere at Robin Howard Dance Theatre, February 2017. Reworked 2018/19.

 

Choreography & Performance: Lucia Chocarro, Robyn Holder, Sophie Thorpe, Patricia Zafra

Live music: Sabio Janiak

Lighting Design: Ben Moon

Costume: Ryan Munroe

Dramaturgy: Neus Gil Cortés

Inspired by Uruguayan author Eduardo Galeano’s collection of short stories entitled Mujeres, Feet off the Ground shine light on a number of women’s journeys and explore female empowerment, oppression, rebellion and unity. During the research and development process, the collective worked closely with a group of local women in Nottingham whose voices and stories have directly informed the work.

 

Éter

Premiered at Robin Howard Dance Theatre, January 2016

Choreography & Performance:  Lucia Chocarro, Robyn Holder, Sophie Thorpe, Patricia Zafra

Live music: Panos Chountoulidis

Lighting Design: Barnaby Booth

Costume: Sammy Rainbow Furnival

 

Éter is an insight into the way we relate to those around us, and our experiences of behavioural instincts. Through different atmospheres we explore what is shared beyond words. Featuring an original score from live musician Panos Chountoulidis and captivating lighting states from Barnaby Booth.

 

Passenger

Premiered at Sala Ultramar (Valencia, Spain), April 2015

 

Choreography & Performance: Lucia Chocarro, Robyn Holder,

Sophie Thorpe, Patricia Zafra

Live music: Coque González & Aaron Knight/Ashley Molloy-South

Passenger is a dark, explosive piece exploring support, manipulation and control. Flitting between powerful solos and contact work, the dancers urgently try to mark their territory and find their place. Driven by the percussive and echoing accompaniment of live musician Ashley Molloy-South, Passenger makes for an exhilarating and charged work.

 

Sinuous (Outdoor work)

Premiered at Greenwich Dance Agency, November 2014

 

Choreography & Performance: Lucia Chocarro, Robyn Holder, Sophie Thorpe - Reworked: Henry Curtis, Robyn Holder, Patricia Zafra

Live music: Ashley Molloy-South

Sinuous is a playful and spirited outdoor piece exploring our perception of time. Featuring live, energetic drumming from Ashley Molloy-South, Sinuous is full of momentum, flow and fun!