Past Exhibition

  • Fertile Ground - Dancing the Road Event and Exhibition

    Saturday 14 May 2016 to Thursday 9 June 2016
    • FERTILE GROUND the North East’s professional graduate dance company presents extracts from Dancing the Road triple bill as part of The Late Shows 2016 alongside a photographic exhibition on the company's past and present in our atmospheric 13th Century Chapel.

      The performances feature extracts from:-

      EIGHT STEPS Choreographed by Malgorzata Dzierzon is inspired by the game of chess.

      ERA choreographed by award winning dancer/choreographer James Wilton explores the dark side of digital technology.

      ELEPHANT DANCES investigates the Indian elephant headed god Ganesha and our relationship with the great and wise elephant.

      Performance times: 7pm - 7.30pm, 8pm - 8.30pm, 9pm - 9.30pm, and 10pm - 10.30pm.

      The work is suitable for all age groups. There will be refreshments and art activities suitable for smaller children throughout the evening.