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Welcome Home

Premiered February 5th 2009

Choreography: Cameron Corbett, Katrín Hall & Peter Anderson

Original music: Frank Hall, Pétur Ben & Sigtryggur Baldursson

Set and light design: Aðalsteinn Stefánsson

Costumes: Agnieszka Baranowska og Filippía Elísdóttir

Welcome home is created in an atmosphere of crisis and uncertainty.  The title of the piece refers to a journey of the individual or the society – that cycle we seem to be destined to repeat for eternity. The cycle of growth, prosperity, difficulties and re-evaluation.

The choreographers dig under the surface and examine the human being´s need to belong, grow and enjoy as well as the conflict with our surroundings  and the structure of civil society.

They work with concepts like narcissism, greed, disappointment and exhaustion in the open and symbolic way contemporary dance offers.

Can we break out of that cycle? What is the power of the individual?  Where does freedom and happiness lie?

UPCOMING TOURS

26. & 27. May  2017 // Utrecht – Spring Festival // SACRIFICE

20. June 2017 // Harstad, Artic Arts Festival // SACRIFICE

12.júlí 2017 // Amsterdam, Julidans // Black Marrow

18. & 19.August 2017 //  London, Southbank Centre // SACRIFICE

8., 9. & 10. September 2017// Tanzhaus, Dusseldorf // SACRIFICE

18. & 19. November 2017 // Kunstcentrum, BUDA, Kortrijk  // SACRIFICE

16. & 17. February 2018 // Teatro Arriaga, Bilbao // Black Marrow

5. & 6. MAY 2018 // Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens // SACRIFICE

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