Home Solo DOUBLE BIll with How to Survive the Future
A double bill of powerful female soloists exploring how to be human. With themes of authenticity, resilience and freedom. Hayley and Tess use contemporary dance as a vehicle to survive.
Home Solo, ENSEMBLE
“Beautiful, moving, so well balanced in its conception and design and exceptionally executed.” Audience member
“This is a piece that we have high hopes for, particularly at this moment in our social history, we need artists of this calibre making work as engaging and insightful as this.” Pasco-Q Kelvin, Director of the Norwich Arts Centre
Home Solo weaves spoken word, dance, song, beautiful percussion and guitar unravelling in an intimate journey into your own skin. Expressing grace, unveiling quirks and uniting us in the pursuit of ourselves. The work is devised and performed by Hayley Matthews, contemporary dancer and choreographer and Hej Jones, composer and multi-instrumentalist.
It’s a show for anyone who has ever wanted to get home.
Co-commissioned by Norwich Arts Centre
How to Survive the Future, Tess Letham
Tess takes a journey through a collection of funny, tragic, and beautiful scenes derived from deep personal experiences. A powerful tale of human fragility and an anxious search for identity when faced with the vast uncertainties of life; the wavering complexities of love and grave concern for what the future holds