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Within Her Eyes

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Choreographer
James Cousins
Company
James Cousins company
date of first performance
February 2016
dance style
contemporary/contact work
Choreographic approach (original)
worked from two starting points, a narrative & emotional themes and the physical idea of her not touching the ground
Choreographic approach (film)
movement created collaboratively with the dancers through improvisation, then structured by Cousins
Choreographic intention
to create a film that could have the same emotion and energy as a live stage performance
stimulus
a love story with a twist that explores themes of love and loss, dependency and loyalty, longing and memory
dancers
1 male, 1 female (2 total)
duration
17 minutes
aural setting
Seymour Milton in collaboration with James Cousins
Costume
stylised ordinary clothes, hers light, his dark
Lighting
natural lighting
staging/set
locations are remote, isolated places
Performance environment
site sensitive