Re-Imagining Liveness – Dance Transports
Dance Transports presents Re-Imagining Liveness with Gracefool Collective - exploring the concept of “liveness” in performance.Read More
About Re-Imagining Liveness – Dance Transports
Title page photo: Esther Manon Siddiquie in piece for a large room, photo by Emma Pratte.
We find ourselves in a new reality that relies on working, creating, moving and communicating through a screen. With the oversaturation of online content and overwhelming screen-time, the experience of performance can feel very similar, despite how wide the online offer is.
With this, what happens to liveness as we know it? – to the work that exists in the non-digital world and to the human relationships that come with it.
Back in September Gracefool Collective brought together a group of artists and created a space for conversation. Together they discussed, provoked, innovated and created and responded to the question; how do we continue to create, cultivate, curate and experience liveness in these times?