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ADHERENCE

Sandra Parker

No playbook published. | Published : 2019

Abstract

ADHERENCE is a major new choreographic work that problematises the tension between regulation and control, bodies and subjects. Drawing on themes of power, authority and agency, ADHERENCE explores the construction of highly select and refined choreographic material, presented in recursive cycles that prescribe and re-prescribe a limited set of movement choices. ADHERENCE aims to explore our behaviour, as witnesses and participants, to the social relations and embodied manifestations of systems designed for their own sake, without clear purpose or intent, examining their effect on the human body and subject. In a highly regulated environment, is reformulation, resistance or relinquishing to t..

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