Event Be Your Self
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Venue The State Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Umbrella Event Let's Dance
First Date 7 June 2012
Last Date 16 June 2012
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description Garry Stewart’s Be Your Self reveals the precarious stability of the concept of self as the work steps through the conventions we use to construct a singular and consistent notion of ‘I’. In an analysis of selfhood, Stewart situates the body at the centre of his inquiry. In Be Your Self the Australian Dance Theatre dancers are transformed into erupting, powerful, creative entities projecting a plethora of physical images and impressions set to an unpredictable, cartoonish, electronic score.
Description Source Website
Primary Genre Dance
Secondary Genre Test Contemporary
Subjects Self-examination
Name Function Notes
Annabel Giles Actor
Garry Stewart Choreographer
Gaelle Mellis Costume Designer
Zoe Dunwoodie Dancer
Scott Ewen Dancer
Amber Haines Dancer
Jessica Hesketh Dancer
Kyle Page Dancer
Tara Soh Dancer
Paul White Dancer
Kialea-Nadine Williams Dancer
Kimball Wong Dancer
Garry Stewart Devisor
Garry Stewart Director
Julie Holledge Dramaturg
Damien Cooper Lighting Designer
Brendan Woithe Sound Designer
Brenton Kempster Video Designer
Garry Stewart Writer
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Event Identifier 109964