Night Light

Thursday 16 September 2021
Christchurch Town Hall

Indulge your senses in a complementary double-bill that brings to life an ancient sequence of the natural world and an environment that exists between fiction and reality.

In The Fibonacci, NZDC co-Artistic Director Tor Colombus explores the mathematical sequence, revealing a movement tapestry of pattern and form, which provokes a feeling of connection to something deeper than the detail of each individual action.

Emerging Māori choreographer Eddie Elliott’s Uku – Behind the Canvas engages raw storytelling and draws from the pūrākau (storytelling) held within Te Ao Māori interwoven with New Zealand Sign Language and inspiration from visual artist Andy Denzler. Anticipation and intensity are at the heart of riveting movement paired with cleansing uku (clay), symbolising the relationship between Hineahuone and Tāne.

An evening of earthy contrast by two dynamic New Zealand choreographers, Night Light will leave you in awe of the artistry brewing right here on our shores.

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