Text and choreography: Julyen Hamilton
Costume: Carme Renalias
i produce the dancing; dancing produces words; words demand poetry; i am the character.
The informed spontaneous body works to reveal the details of the story, in voice, dance, and space
Julyen Hamilton – after more than 100 solos made over the last 40 years…here another one and, as always, in tune with and from the experience of the present.
JULYEN HAMILTON is a dancer / choreographer / poet / teacher / musician.
He has been making and performing dances for 40 years throughout the world. Born and brought up in England he trained in London in the 1970’s, a time of radical experimentation, he has been an exponent of innovative performance since that time.His work is mostly improvised : he composes dance works instantly as well as the texts which often accompany them.When working with his company Allen’s Line he directs dancers and lighting designers to make and perform work through this same immediacy. With his company Allen’s Line he has been performing their latest piece ‘B U R S T ! ’ in Bruxelles, Berlin, Paris, Rome and France.Since the 80’s he has performed constantly in close collaboration with many of the highest quality musicians from all over Europe.His label ‘BLUEDOG PUBLISHING’ produces videos of his performances on DVD. His first poetry/music cd ‘The Edge of Letters’ was released in 2011 and his new album ‘Jack Gets Out of Prison’with bassist Wilbert de Joode was released in 2018.
Duration : 50 minutes