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Thursday 2nd May 2019
Signatures, a collaboration between Serendipity and Dance4, is a platform that provides opportunities to nurture and support undiscovered talent. The platform works with emerging dancers and choreographers based locally, nationally and internationally. Signatures will showcase several excerpts of work in development; thought-provoking, explorative and always innovative, this is a unique opportunity to see rising stars of dance. https://serendipity-uk.com/events/signatures-4/
Urban Jazz Dance Company
Friday 3rd May 2019
Urban Jazz Dance Company will present a mixed bill of work exploring issues affecting the international Deaf community. The company interweave American sign language with urban jazz rhythms.
Deaf’s IMPRISONED explores what it means to be living in a “prison within a prison” as a D/deaf person in the criminal justice system. The evening will explore the tension between Deaf utopia and Deaf diaspora.
LDIF+ Showcase Performance
Saturday 4th May 2019
Bringing together the work of three contemporary choreographers,Jeanguy Saintus, Alesandra Seutin and Thomas Talawa Prestø, LDIF+ participants will present their learning from three days of intensive training in an exciting showcase performance. The LDIF+ Showcase Performance is a unique opportunity to dance that fuses African traditions, Caribbean movement, urban dance and contemporary practice.
Dance For Camera
Tuesday 7th May 2019
Vijay Patel Building
A platform for dance film makers from around the world showcasing innovative choreography and creativity. This collection of short films juxtaposes drama, beauty and rhythm with experimental concepts and narrative dance. The films will be also screened throughout the festival (Monday 29 April – Saturday 11 May) on Vijay Patel Building screen.
Wednesday 8th May 2019
Autograph is a platform which supports emerging dance artists as they progress in their careers and create new work. With the support of Serendipity and Dance4, Misato Shimizu and Ofelia Balogun have spent the last year developing two new innovative pieces of dance, both exploring identity.