Filmed in association with Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast and funded by the Sonorities Festival of Contemporary Music

Performances:
7.45pm, 30 October 2010, performance excerpt 'The Rant', Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast as part of the City Dance Festival
5.30pm, 5 November 2010, Student's Union, Queen's University Belfast, Sonorities Festival of Contemporary Music

Film screenings: 19-25 April 2012Multiplié Dansefestival, Trondheim, Norway

Radio Interviews: Féile 103.2FM with Royce Harper, Imogene Newland, Bahia Ma'ani and Isobel Anderson in November 2010

 


 

Woman=Music=Desire (2010)

'WMD' is a devised performance work lasting sixty minutes. Employing five dancers and a cellist, 'WMD' is a loss/absence of the self, a socially-constructed narcissism, erotic mimetic repetitions, anti-virtuosic pleasures, feminisations, fragmented automatons, seductive transgressions and soma in imminent danger of failure.

Choreographer: Imogene Newland

Performers: Sarmen Almond, Michaela Elliot, Paula Guzzanti, Sheena Kelly, Bahia Ma'ani, Maeve McGreevy, Jayne Smith and Laura McGrogan (cello)

Costume: Llinos Griffiths

Sound: Isobel Anderson

Music: Donnacha Dennehy & UNIFORM.

Film: Conan McIvor

Lighting: Emma Walls

Special thanks: Mads Floor Andersen, Oliver Quinn

Cover image: Chris Parker