Shifting Lines

Onsite, Hybrid & Online Events

Shifting Lines | Theatre

Duration | 7-50 mins

Solo dance.

Shifting Lines | Site-Specific

Duration | 30-50 mins

Solo dance adapts to the space.

Audiences can come and go during performance.

Dance video installations with and without audio description & captions can be included.

Shifting Lines | Shifted

Interactive gallery style dance performance

Hybrid presentation

Duration 1-5 hours

Dance adapts to the space.

Dance Films.

Audiences choose how to engage:

Watch live solo dance & dance films.

Explore dance & themes with the help of verbal & visual guides.

Create & share their versions of the work.

Compatible onsite & online experiences including two-way streaming for audience to connect.

Digital platform with audio descriptions, how to guides and music.

Join Laura on this journey to explore the relationship with the inside and outside of your body. Using lights and shadows, morph your body into mesmerising, hauntingly beautiful movement.

Watch Laura’s dancing, listen to music and hear poetic audio descriptions.
This is an example of what can come out of a deep practice.

Follow how to setup the lights and camera and try some movements.
These are examples of what to explore.

Follow the guide. Use lights, shadows and fabric are external references to create space within the body; circulate through being the moving body and observing what the moving body is doing.
This is a practice of changing embodiment.

Shift from audience to performer and add into the mix awareness of being watched by others.
This is a practice of performance.

After the show, choose music, record a dance and post on the platform.
This is a dance practice.

Engage with videos others have left on the platform.
This is community building.

Shifting Lines | Shifted & Relocated

Online presentation

Duration: 1 – 2 hrs

Audiences choose how to engage:

Watch live solo dance & dance films.

Explore dance & themes.

Create & share their versions of the work.

Shifting Lines | Community

Deliver a new dance work with local artists using Shifting Lines’ tool box (movement, lighting scenes, themes and music).

Laura & Paul collaborate with dancers to integrate personal stories, local history and performance site.