Launch Day is a celebration of the working class shipbuilding in all its industrial glory. Inspired by the paintings of Alexander Millar, Kelly – Abbott Dance Theatre crafts exciting and powerful movement, combined with an enchanting soundtrack featuring music by Mark Knopfler and Irish composer Breifne Holohan.
1913. Revolution stings the air. In an orchard two women meet in secret. Their actions have divided them. What happens when the two women are suffrage leaders; Emmeline Pankhurst and Millicent Fawcett? ‘The Cause’ considers the impact of a lifetime of political campaigning on an individual. Asking how far would you go for what you believe in?
An intergenerational all female dance company have a story to share with you. A tale of growing up, growing into yourself, growing older and all the extra in between. Inspired by trues stories from the performers and women’s groups in Bristol. Created by choreographer Vicki Hearne. 1532 Performing Arts Centre, Bristol Tickets available: https://www.1532bristol.co.uk/whats-on