Dark Points - DIE ANGLE and Tempo Dance Festival
10 Jun 2020 to 14 Jun 2020
Begins at 1pm on 10 June
Dark Points is an experimental dance film, from the live performance work by DIE ANGLE, premiered as part of Tempo Dance Festival 2020.
Venue:Tempo Dance Festival Website
Region:Overseas, National, Auckland
Post date:Monday, May 25, 2020 - 13:56
Adapted from the live production performed in a Melbourne basement. Featuring ten dancers and shot on 16mm film, Dark Points, made in collaboration with production company HiBall, explores the fragmentary nature of perception and our body's imprint on a disintegrating environment through a crumbling, cold, desperate choreographic and sonic landscape.
A HiBall vs DIE ANGLE Production
Choreographer - Thalia Livingstone
Associate Choreographer - Alexandra Dobson
Composers - Mitchell MacKintosh, Thomas Schmocker
Producer (live performance season) - Thomas Backhaus
Set Design - Daniel Kotsimbos
Costume Design - Aislinn Naughton
Director of Photography - Joey Knoxey
Dancers: Phaedra Brown, Alexandra Dobson, Madeleine Bowman, Luke Fryer, Summer Penney, Nikki Tarling, Ruby Tuesday, Jaslyn Setiadji, Emily Laursen, Eloise Wright
Hero Image: Celeste De Clario - Dark Points Opening
Special Thanks: Mycelium Studios, Australian Cultural Fund, Melbourne University Theatre Board, Creative Arts University Of Melbourne, Melbourne Fringe Festival, Kodak Australia, John ‘Scooter’ Byrne, Xanthe Beesley, Omer Haber
DIE ANGLE work with artists across disciplines to create experimental live performance and film. Their art drips with dark undertones, engaging the fragmentary nature of perception and its complicity in dialogues between disintegrating sonic, visual and kinetic spaces. DIE ANGLE’s collective background includes choreography, film composition, installation, architecture and design. Together they navigate lightless spaces, engaging multiple communities with their cross-discipline work. DIE ANGLE create riveting, disruptive collaborative outcomes.