A FAINT EXISTENCE


Performance Space and Force Majeure present
WORLD PREMIERE

A FAINT EXISTENCE
KRISTINA CHAN AND FORCE MAJEURE

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Thursday 27 October, 9pm – SOLD OUT
Friday 28 October, 9pm (Tactile Tour* and Audio Described Performance**) SOLD OUT
Saturday 29 October, 1pm
Saturday 29 October, 9pm – SOLD OUT
Sunday 30 October, 7pm – SOLD OUT

 


“A Faint Existence captures one of Australia’s most beguiling contemporary dancers at the peak of her abilities as a performer and the point of recognition of her formidable creative capacities” – Kate Champion


 

The stunning full-length solo debut from acclaimed Australian dancer-choreographer Kristina Chan, A Faint Existence is a powerful physical meditation on impermanence, fragility and mortality in the age of climate change. Chan’s performance explores our complex connection to the environment, our desire to make a change and the feelings of helplessness that derail our best intentions.

Kristina Chan is one of Australia’s foremost dance artists—a dancer of great precision, intuition and exceptional physical virtuosity. Acclaimed composer James Brown has created a live electronic score that connects to the intricacies of Chan’s choreography in a shifting environment created by Clare Britton.

 

Access:
* Tactile tour starts at 8pm. This presentation will explore both tactile and kinaesthetic elements of the work, as well as providing patrons with an opportunity for active participation with artist Kristina Chan. This tour will be followed by an audio described performance at 9pm

** Audio Description is available for this performance. Please let us know in advance and we will make sure to reserve a headset for you. Written pre-show notes will also be available from our website prior to the performance.

For more information please contact Performance Space on 02 8571 9111 or admin@performancespace.com.au
Or get in touch with us via the National Relay Service on 1800 555 660 (free from landlines)

 

Company:
Creator, Choreographer & Performer: Kristina Chan
Composer: James Brown
Designer: Clare Britton
Lighting Designer: Benjamin Cisterne
Dramaturg: Victoria Hunt
Production Manager: Mark Haslam
Produced by Force Majeure

 

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