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Extremely Pedestrian Chorales (Relaxed Performance)

Saturday 29 February @ 7:30 pm

The Phoenix Centre, Newton Dee Village 

Saturday 29 February 2020

7:30pm

Karl Jay-Lewin & Matteo Fargion, presented by Agile Arts

Ages 12+ 

Extremely Pedestrian Chorales is a collaborative performance project by Karl Jay Lewin and Matteo Fargion presenting the commonplace experience of the pedestrian as an act of beauty, meaning and gentle comedy.

Within the 36 short dances, simple movements are rhythmically and spatially structured by translations of JS Bach’s famous Chorales –a series of simple choral harmonies originally written to make the singing of hymns accessible to the masses. Within the strict structure of the scores, personality and subtle relationships between the dancers can shine through. The performers casually introduce their scores to audiences as they arrive for the show.

‘clever, funny, and thought-provoking’ ★★★★★THE HERALD

‘… perfectly capturing the rhythmic power and grandeur of the mighty JS Bach in all his exhilarating glory’ ★★★★THE SCOTSMAN

‘… Well, that was extraordinary!’ ★★★★SCOTSGAY ARTS

‘ … a Dadaist riposte to Strictly Come Dancing… ‘ THE GUARDIAN

 

Ticket Price

Full £10

Concession £9*

Under 16 / Full Time Education / Newton Dee Residents £6

Family (4 tickets, maximum 2 adults) £30

*(OAP, Disability or Unemployment Benefit)

Information 

Disability Access

Box Office

Tickets will be available from the following outlets four weeks before the event:

Newton Dee Office

01224 868701

Tickets also available on the door but booking advisable.

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Details

Date:
Saturday 29 February
Time:
7:30 pm
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Venue

The Phoenix Arts Centre
Newton Dee Village
Bieldside, Aberdeen AB15 9DX United Kingdom
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Phone:
01224 868701
Website:
http://www.newtondee.co.uk/