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Puzzle Creature Island Encounter by NEON DANCE

Dates

September 28 & 29, 2019

Door open 13:30 / Performance Start time 14:00 / Closing Time 15:00

 

Cost

Admission: Adult 2,500 JPY / Children (7-18yo) 1,000 JPY

(Advance ticket 2,000 JPY / Discount ticket with "Passport" 2,300 JPY)

 

 

Location

Kou beach in Teshima Island

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Suggested Transportation Schedule

 

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Introduction

 

Multi-disciplinary dance work ‘Puzzle Creature’ premiered in 2018 at Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale (Japan) and subsequently toured the UK. Neon Dance return to Japan to present an outdoor version of Puzzle Creature titled ‘Puzzle Creature Island Encounter’ featuring new artifacts from the award winning artist Ana Rajcevic designed to connect person to nature in this enchanting hour long production directed and choreographed by Adrienne Hart that once again draws inspiration from the world of Arakawa and Madeline Gins. ‘Puzzle Creature Island Encounter’ features integrated Japanese and English sign language and an original score by Oxford composer / producer Sebastian Reynolds.

 

Choreographer:Adrienne Hart

 

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Adrienne Hart initially trained at Swindon Dance, winning a scholarship at the age of 17 to train at London Contemporary Dance School. She now works internationally as a choreographer and as Artistic Director of Neon Dance. Adrienne has worked in Russia, Belgium, Norway, Germany, Kosovo, Japan, USA, and extensively in the UK. Her work has been commissioned and supported by Arts Council England, British Council, Creative England, Sadler's Wells, The Place, Modern Art Oxford, Reversible Destiny Foundation, Royal Opera House, Glastonbury Festival, DanceXchange, Pavilion Dance South West and Art Front Gallery. 2018 commissions include working with Sadler's Wells resident over 60's performance group Company of Elders and her latest work 'PuzzleCreature' invited to premiere as part of Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial (Japan). In 2019 Adrienne will return to Japan as a participating artist of Setouchi Art Triennale and begin a new production titled 'Prehension Blooms' with a SWCTN Porthmeor residency in St Ives (2019) and Saison Foundation fellowship in Tokyo (2020).

 

www.neondance.org

 

Music: Sebastian Reynolds

 

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Sebastian Reynolds is an Oxford based composer and producer, supported by PRS for Music Foundation, British Council and Arts Council England. Sebastian is part of the contemporary music ensemble Solo Collective alongside acclaimed German experimental musicians Anne Müller and Alex Stolze, the trio have performed sold out shows across Europe. They released 'Solo Collective Part One' in 2016 and follow up Solo Collective Part Two in 2019 via Berlin based label Nonostar. In 2016, Sebastian researched Jataka Mythology performance traditions in Thailand and went on to realise a collaborative work inspired by the mythology with Neon Dance and the award winning Thai dance artist Pichet Klunchun titled 'Mahajanaka Dance Drama'. Off the back of this project, he was commissioned by Neon Dance to create an original score for 'Puzzle Creature’. He rejoins the company at Setouchi Art Triennale 2019.

 

www.sebastianreynolds.co.uk

 

Costume / Props: Ana Rajcevic

 

Ana Rajcevic is an award winning fashion artist, working at the intersections of sculpture and fashion design. After receiving an international MA scholarship from the University of the Arts London in 2010, to attend the prestigious Fashion Artefact course, Ana won the University’s Best Design Award 2012 in London, UK and the Project of the Year Award at International Talent Support in Italy for her “ANIMAL: The Other Side of Evolution” project. Based between London and Berlin, Ana's work has been exhibited internationally in London, Paris, New York, Rome, Berlin, and in museums and galleries including the Louvre (FR), Smithsonian Design Museum (NYC), Boijmans Museum (NL) and San Jose Museum of Art (CA) among others. Ana has been a regular collaborator with Neon Dance since 2014.

 

http://anarajcevic.com/

 

Dancers

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Maren Fidje Bjørneseth

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Moo Kim

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Aoi Nakamura

Aoi Nakamura

Aoi trained at Leipzig Opera ballet school and graduated from the State Ballet School Berlin, 2006. She has worked with the State Theater Wiesbaden and has been a member of Jasmin Vardimon Company since 2012. Other performance credits include working with Punchdrunk, Marguerite Donlon, Stephan Thoss, Angie Hiesel Production, Itzik Galili, Rafael Bonachela, Marco Goecke, Idan Cohen, Uwe Scholz and Medhi Walerski. Aoi choreographed Ototoxic in 2008, which was awarded first prize at the international choreography competition at Aarhus in 2010 and has recently founded AΦE with Esteban Fourmi, creating experimental performance in the live art scene. Aoi has been a member of Neon Dance since 2013.

Sign language (English)

Jemima Hoadley & Deepa Shastri

Jemima initially trained at Laban graduating with First Class BA (HONS) in Dance Theatre. Jemima has danced with CandoCo Dance Company amongst others. In 2004, she was awarded a Winston Churchill Fellowship for her inclusive work in Quebec, Canada with Corpuscule Danse. Deepa Shastri has extensive experience of working in the cultural sector on various levels for the last 12 years. Past credentials include Associate Producer for Unlimited, as part of London 2012 festival programme and Liverpool’s DaDa Festival. She is creative BSL consultant with specialist knowledge on deaf audiences development and theatre access solutions such as BSL interpretation and captioning.

 

Sign language (Japanese)

Chisato Minamura

Chisato trained at Trinity Laban in London and went on to study for her MA at Yokohama National University. She also has a BA in Japanese Painting. Born in Japan, Chisato is now based in London (UK). Completing her Signing Art Course organised by Tate Museum in 2012, she now delivers art tours in BSL using her skills and experience of art and art history in venues including British Museum, National Portrait Gallery, Tate Museums and Whitechapel Gallery.

 

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