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Recommended Age Guideline 8+

Roberta Jean

Presented as part of the Dance Base off site program at Edinburgh City Chambers, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and performed by an exceptional ensemble of female dancers and musicians, including Stephanie McMann, Laura Dannequin, Helka Kaski, Kirsty Arnold and Angharad Davies. Brocade is a poetic response to historical and contemporary notions of craft and physical work. Movement and sound are propelled along a catwalk and sonic textures resonate with the presence of women forging alliances. Somewhere between a procession and a concert, this meditative performance has the precision, strength and delicacy of an intricate piece of lace.

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Photo: Emli Bendixen

Aug 13 Preview 21:00

£11/£9conc.

Aug 14-17 21:00

£13/£11conc.

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Paul Burns, Associate Director of Dance4 in Nottingham and a Made in Scotland 2018 panelist, is talking about 'Brocade' and why it was selected to be a part of the showcase.

Brocade from Made in Scotland on Vimeo.

Brocade at Nottdance from Roberta Jean on Vimeo.

Lace from Roberta Jean on Vimeo.

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Dance Base @ Edinburgh City Chambers

253 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1YJ

  • Aug 13 Preview 21:00
  • Aug 14-17 21:00

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