Joanna Puchala at Blue Elephant Theatre


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Premiere of LCP Dance Theatre "Escape 2" at Fringe 2017 London's Fringe Preview 7-8 July 8pm and 9 July 6.30pm @ Blue Elephant Theatre Edinburgh Fringe Festival 4-19 Aug 11.30am @ Greenside/Nicolson Square (6 and 13 Aug no show) SOMETHING YOU HAVEN'T SEEN BEFORE - BREAKING CONVENTIONS POLE DANCE! LCP Dance Theatre invites their audiences on a journey of awareness of what's going on in the world. Escape 2 follows on from 2016's Escape, recreating and re-telling the emotional journey of a refugee using innovative aerial dance and multimedia, against a stirring soundscape by Stefano Guzzetti. Fusing pole and silks performance with dance theatre, Escape 2 explores the impact of a new environment on a refugee, who must face social, political and psychological challenges in order to integrate with a new society. Award winning LCP Dance Theatre draws awareness to human rights violations through dance and has been nominated twice at the Edinburgh Fringe for the Amnesty International Freedom of Expression Award.` Praise for LCP Dance Theatre's previous work: "Modern, moving, muscular & magnificent" The Mumble Dance (Escape) "A compelling dance performance dealing with highly relevant issues" UK Theatre Network (Escape) "LCP Dance Theatre offered something extraordinary" Female Art (I Am) LCP's 2011 remarkable production "Rights(?)" was sponsored by the BBC, in collaboration with the African dance company Tavaziva Dance. LCP Dance Theatre was formed in 2006 and is led by Polish Artistic Director Joanna Puchala who is now based in London. It is a multi-media and multi-ethnic aerial dance company that uses live performance and film to raise awareness of human rights violations. CAST: Joanna Puchala - artistic direction, choreography, performance and PR Natalie Taylor - choreography, performance and film editing Shiloh Scyner - performance Stefano Guzzetti - music composition Lidhka Inga - graphic design & video projection Joanna Koralweska - film making and editing Emma Saville - marketing FOR MORE INFO CHECK OUT HERE

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Blue Elephant Theatre

59a Bethwin Road
+44 (0)20 7701 0100

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