Event Creatures Ourselves
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Venue The Performance Space, Redfern, NSW
First Date 2 March 1995
Opening Date 2 March 1995
Last Date 12 March 1995
Dates Estimated Yes
Status Professional cooperative
World Premiere No
Description Reviewer's Opinion (Australian and New Zealand Theatre Record): "Nikki Heywood is addressing human lifestyles through an allegory that unfolds in movement and sound and might be deemed insect like - or at the very least non-human." From Performance Space database: "A monstrously engorged female body forms the central motif and starting point for this performance. All gestures and sounds relate to her. She is the Alpha and Omega, the queen, the all consuming orifice who dominates her all- singing, all-dancing chorus of skinny men, reminiscent of the frenzy of an insect hive."
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Other
Secondary Genre Movement-based Theatre
Performance
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Elaine Paton Associate Director
Tony Backhouse Composer
Garry Bradbury Composer
Gillian Thomas Costume Designer
Nikki Heywood Director
Adam Quinn Lighting Designer
Steve Coupe Performer
Ari Ehrlich Performer
Matthew Fargher Performer
Claire Hague Performer
Nikki Heywood Performer
Daniel Mitchell Performer
Resources
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record March 1995
Performance Space Database
Event Identifier 32168