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About the work:
A club in the afternoon, after a long night out, and the fauns are still going. This choreographic process is a conversation between millennials and their predecessors. Using the ‘faun’ as a creature of becomings, transformations and halves this project explores youth subcultural politics, aesthetics and bodies.
Choreographers: Beth Cassani and Joseph Mercier
Performers: Holly Clemitshaw, Liam Morgan, Maddison Stevenson, Alexha Tomey-Alleyne
Sound Design: Dinah Mullen
About the company:
The Faun Project is a collaboration between Beth Cassani and Joseph Mercier.
Beth Cassani is a dramaturg, award-winning choreographer and teacher based in Leeds. She works extensively as an artist, mentor and dramaturg and teaches company class for international dance companies. Beth is a senior lecturer at Leeds Beckett University where she developed the MA in Choreography.
Joseph Mercier is co-artistic director of performance company PanicLab. He is a choreographer, director and dramaturg. Originally from Canada, he has been making and touring independent work for over a decade in the UK. He is a lecturer at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance.