Participate in a new research performance project.
Choreographer Hagit Yakira is looking for people worldwide to participate in her new research performance project. Hagit is looking for people from the age of 16 and up with some movement or dance background. You don't need to be a dancer you only need to love moving. The participants will be performing alongside Hagit Yakira dance company.
In our research we will be exploring the myth of Psyche, a mortal woman on a journey of self-knowledge. Participants will be guided into improvisation tasks, and some taught dance routines. The work is solo based.
We are planning to stream our rehearsals so you can join us from wherever you are in the world. We will explain to you how you can perform with us as well.
On the 17th and 18th of December, we will have an open showing for the public, where you are invited to perform alongside us.
The rehearsals will take place in Bjerstedparken and online the following Sundays:
- 20th of November, 10:00-11:30
- 27th of November, 10:00-11:30
- 04th of December, 10:00-11:30
- 11th of December, 10:00-11:30
Here is a glimpse into our very first research period for Psyche during the lockdown: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xZ4Ylbsqc4s
Here is some information on our website: https://www.hagityakira.com/psyche
If you would like to participate please send us an email to Hagit at firstname.lastname@example.org
Participation is free of charge.
Closing date for expression of interest is on the 10th of October, 2022.
We are looking forward to hearing from you and meeting you in November!
- Hagit and team
Psyche is supported by Norsk Kulturfond, Stavanger Kommune, Universitetet i Stavanger and our local collaborators TOU, RAS and KRA.