Event Human Interest Story
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Venue Heath Ledger Theatre, Northbridge, WA
Umbrella Event Perth International Arts Festival 2011
First Date 11 February 2011
Opening Date 11 February 2011
Last Date 14 February 2011
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere Yes
Description "Our world is saturated with news. Unceasing torrents of information transport us from battlefields and crime scenes in one moment, to celebrity homes and our own backyards the next. But how does the media's unending flow of words and images shape us? Through an explosive combination of imagery, gesture and sound, Human Interest Story explores our shared consumption of media news, one that punctuates our most domestic spaces and challenges our sympathies for those in distant places. With stunning inventiveness, Lucy Guerin confronts the personal impact of those global crises."
Description Source Website
Primary Genre Dance
Subjects Newspapers
Name Function Notes
Lucy Guerin Choreographer
Jethro Woodward Composer
Paula Levis Costume Designer
Stephanie Lake Dancer
Alisdair Macindoe Dancer
Talitha Maslin Dancer
Harriet Ritchie Dancer
Stuart Shugg Dancer
Jessica Wong Dancer
Paul Jackson Lighting Designer
Anton Enus Performer Newscast
Anna Cordingley Realisation Design
Gideon Obarzanek Set Designer
Jethro Woodward Sound Designer
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Web PIAF website
Event Identifier 94240