Event The Motion of Light in Water
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Venue The Butter Factory Theatre, Wodonga, VIC
First Date 24 June 2014
Opening Date 24 June 2014
Last Date 28 June 2014
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description Taking its inspiration from the life and work of Samuel R. Delaney and Marilyn Hacker, two of the boldest and most imaginative American writers of the 1960s, The Motion of Light in Water is a truly fantastic celebration of how we dream the future into being. Weaving music, language, movement and light, it takes the audience into thrilling imaginative territory.

In a world damaged by war and fearful of aliens, two embattled young beings – born in separate ghettos of a vibrant, violent city – find companionship in their shared struggle against the codes of gender, race and economic class.
Description Source Website
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Name Function Notes
Zoe Rouse Costume Designer
Ray Chong Nee Creator
Marcel Dorney Creator
Emily Tomlins Creator
Marcel Dorney Director
Kris Chainey Lighting Designer
Ray Chong Nee Performer
Laura Maitland Performer
Emily Tomlins Performer
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
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Event Identifier 105929