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Rachael Young created and performed with Dwayne Antony (UK/JM)
OUT is all about the bloody effort it takes to fit in. In this case: to be black enough, straight enough, Jamaican enough... In their intelligent performance Rachael Young and dancer Dwayne Antony not only attack the homophobia and transphobia prevalent in their Caribbean communities in London. OUT also reclaims dancehall and celebrates queerness amongst the bittersweet scent of oranges. A magnificent, euphoric and painful mash-up of remembrance and reinvention; a defiant act of self-expression featuring twerking, silence, repetition and voices, and: exceptional dance. Say “hallelujah” – (n)ever again.
Duration: 55 min
The artists featured in the [8:tension] Young Choreographers’ Series are nominated for the Casinos Austria Prix Jardin d’Europe and the FM4 Fan Award 2017. You can cast your vote until 12 August 23:59, the award ceremony will take place on 14 August in Kasino am Schwarzenbergplatz.
[8:tension] Abo – THE CONTEMPORARY SUBSCRIPTION
Take Three: 20 % discount when jointly booking 3 [8:tension] productions of your choice.
Take Six: 30 % discount when jointly booking 6 [8:tension] productions of your choice.
Take Them All: 40 % discount when jointly booking all 8 [8:tension] productions.
Kasino am Schwarzenbergplatz
Aug 04, 2017, 21:00