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M1 CONTACT Contemporary Dance Festival 2019
Binary - International Artists Showcase
Synopsis

This 10th anniversary edition of Binary - International Artists Showcase presents two unforgettable past Festival artists hailed for their commanding stage presence and artistry.

For those who missed its highly-acclaimed 2013 staging at the Festival, here’s your chance to catch Stigma, a dark, enigmatic solo performance by Danish dance artist Kitt Johnson. Hailed as one of the New York Times’ Top 10 Dance Performances of 2003, this extraordinary work has lost none of its visceral power and hypnotic intensity 20 years after its astonishing debut.

Last seen at the Festival in 2014, Japanese dance artist Shintaro Oue presents 談ス (Dan-su), marking the Singapore premiere of this adventurous full-length work. Stripping away all dance rules, the work lets go of perfection to courageously explore states of uncertainty. Both a dance and a “talk”, the choreography develops from the myriad expressions of the body, as its three performers shape-shift in every scene.

A reflection on the life of creating and performing, Binary - International Artists Showcase celebrates the evolution and beauty of these artistic journeys.

Start Sales Date

Early Bird Sales:
Internet:
14 Mar 2019, 11.30am - 16 Apr 2019, 12am

Other Channels:
14 Mar 2019, 11.30am - 15 Apr 2019, 8pm


Public Sales:
Internet:
16 Apr 2019, 12am

Other Channels:
16 Apr 2019, 10am

Language

English
Kitt Johnson X-act (Denmark) Shintaro Oue (Japan/Sweden)

Duration

Approximately 130 minutes
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Approximately with 30-minute intermission; includes light bites and drinks)

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Photography/Video Recording Rules

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Event Date
Fri, 21 - Sat, 22 Jun 2019

Fri and Sat: 8pm

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Ticket Pricing
(Excludes Booking Fee)

Standard: S$38
(Free Seating)