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DIG: V/DA (SCT) | GRIN

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DIG: V/DA (SCT) | GRIN

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DIG: V/DA (SCT) | GRIN

Tramway

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£12/£10 (Transaction fees £1.75 by phone, £1.50 online)
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0845 330 3501
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Dates and times

Every day from 11th Oct 2019 until 12th Oct 2019
8:00PM - 9:00PM

Part of Dig International Glasgow

Grin is a contemporary performance of sound, visuals and choreography subverting hyper-sexualised notions of African and Caribbean dances. A masquerade of sculptures where body, costume and lighting unite, embedded in a pulsating soundscore. Grin is a thematic autobiographical story with no words.

Grin was originally developed as solo and was presented as a work-in-progess at Buzz Cut Triple Thrills (Glasgow), OFFTA/La Serre (Montreal) then as a trio in 2017 at Tramway. This year, for DIG 2019, Grin features artists Divine Tasinda and Kemono L.Riot. They will work in collaboration to physically explore their voices through a redevised duet directed and choreographed by Mele Broomes. 

"Grins all round, the very epitome of exuberance and black positivity." (Lorna Irvine, The Tempohouse)

Recommended for ages 12+ 

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A Tramway New Work Commission

Developed and Supported by: Dance Base, Dance House Glasgow, The Work Room and 'AMPS' (Jerwood Charitable Foundation / Nick Anderson), Project X and Creative Scotland



Venue

Tramway

Albert Drive, Glasgow, G41 2PE

Open tomorrow 9:30am - 8:00pm

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