It is about all of us. It is about the secret lives we all possess when we are close to others. It is about those moments – between coffee and dancing – when harmony abandons us and all we have left is the desire to scream. It is a performance and place to imagine how things might be other than the way they are. It is a simple room for all our tomorrows.
"Sent everyone home infused with a greater degree of humorous compassion for their own relationships. It was a pure, unadulterated delight" - EXEUNT MAGAZINE
"Simple, charming, unaffected, and above all, genuinely original." - SeeingDance
"Perfect at a time when our tomorrows have rarely seemed less certain." ★★★★ The Reviews Hub
Don't miss the London premiere of Igor x Moreno's BEAT, Fri 1 & Sat 2 Nov. Created in collaboration with Italian dancer Margherita Elliott and celebrated London DJ Martha, BEAT is a captivating solo, psychedelic show which engages with the idea of the multiple identities and personalities that we all possess.
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SAT 9 NOV: Free post-show talk in The Place Cafe
Stay after the show for a Q&A with the artists.
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Igor x Moreno is a London based contemporary dance company, directed by Igor Urzelai (1983, San Sebastian) and Moreno Solinas (1987, Sardinia). Since forming in 2012, the works have toured extensively across the globe, and have been met by public and critical acclaim. The company has been nominated for awards such as the Total Theatre Award for Dance and the National Dance Awards, as well as being promoted in numerous international dance platforms including Aerowaves, National Italian Dance Platform and the British Council Showcase.
Co-produced by The Place and commissioned by Cambridge Junction. Created using funding from Arts Council England and TIR danza, with the support of Dance Base, Chelsea Theatre, Centro per la Scena Contemporanea, Roehampton University and Teatro Massimo. Igor Urzelai and Moreno Solinas are Work Place artists at The Place and Associate Artists of TIR Danza.
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Venue: at The Place
This event is part of Autumn Season 2019