MICROCLIMATE

Created during a residency at Théâtre De La Ville.

An adaptation of Weather, a full-length dance work looking at our relationship to the elements. Microclimate is an adaptation of Weather for young audiences which is shorter in length and has new sections that don’t appear in the evening performance version.

PAST PERFORMANCES

Théâtre De La Ville
– 9 – 16 January 2015 (6 performances)

DIRECTORS NOTES:

“I am curious to see how this young audience respond. This version will focus on the more ‘human’ elements of the piece: the way that our breath connects to the air around us, the way we reshape and distort weather patterns, and how wind, rain and snow change our mood and affect our physicality. It is quite abstract in parts, but playful in others. I think it’s very important for children to see live performance. I still remember clearly the dance works I saw as a child, and the excitement of attending the theatre. To make a work for young audiences is a new experience for the company and one that it truly values.”
– Lucy Guerin

See more information about Weather

For all media and presentation enquiries contact Annette Vieusseux, Executive Producer – Lucy Guerin Inc  at Annette@lucyguerininc.com or +61 414 306 949.

Microclimate was commissioned by Theatre de la Ville. Weather was commissioned by Lucy Guerin Inc, Melbourne Festival, BrisbaneFestival and Place des Arts Montréal, with support from the Malthouse Theatre.

Images: Heidrun Lohr

Creative Team

  • director: Lucy Guerin
  • Choreographer: Lucy Guerin with the dancers
  • Dancers from Premiere Production: Alisdair Macindoe , Amber Haines , Kyle Page , Lee Serle , Lilian Steiner , Talitha Maslin
  • Composer: Oren Ambarchi
  • Costume Designer: Shio Otani
  • Producer: Annette Vieusseux
  • Lighting designer: Benjamin Cistern
  • Set Designers: Robert Cousins

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