SCIMM. Dance Firm proclaims 2022 Season ‘PARACOSM’ — A Dancer’s Life


After a tumultuous few years suffered by the performing arts business (and the Victorian performing arts business specifically), one in every of Melbourne’s most esteemed dance firms is ready to have a triumphant return to the stage. Debuting their first efficiency season since 2019, SCIMM. Dance Firm brings audiences ‘Paracosm’: an exploration into the ideas of escapism and fantasy creation expressed by means of up to date dance, sound, lighting and visible artwork.

Recognized for his or her absolutely immersive and conceptually wealthy performances, SCIMM will return with attribute fashion on this double invoice choreographed by Firm Administrators Scott Pokorny and Tim Barnes alongside new work, Altered Trajectory, by visitor choreographer Sarah Boulter.

Paracosm additionally options lighting design by Nick Glen and visible artwork by artist Jonty Knight and a model new soundtrack composed by music artist Tiarn Courtice, making certain this season is ready to be a multi-sensory feast for Australian audiences.

The pandemic has been a well timed reminder for all of us to help the artwork we love, or threat dropping it, however within the course of we’ve additionally gained a brand new appreciation for the enjoyment and thrill of seeing new work up shut and within the flesh, and Paracosm is shaping as much as be a spotlight of 2022 for anybody with a love of dance, or just the urge to submerge their senses in a brand new expertise.

Firm Administrators, Scott Pokorny and Tim Barnes say, “bear in mind these detailed imaginary worlds we created as youngsters? They possess their very own geography, historical past and language that we use to flee from actuality. Our goal has been to create a present that demonstrates how this phenomenon is created inside one’s thoughts. We need to serve you a creative feast match for the senses”.

The Melbourne present season of Paracosm is to not be missed with all 4 exhibits beginning at 7.30 pm on July seventh, eighth, ninth and tenth at Transit Dance, 64 Dawson Road, Brunswick – adopted by two Sydney performances on the NIDA Playhouse Theatre, July 14th & fifteenth and a Sale efficiency at The Wedge on July twenty fourth.

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