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Choreographer

Kendrick sandy

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Company

Boy blue

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Date of first performance

May 2013

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Dance style

Hip hop
Crumping
Popping
Locking
Animation
Wacking

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Choreographic approach

Exploring and abstracting hip hop
Movements in a contemporary way
Collaborative

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Stimulus

The music ‘til enda’
The idea of being free

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Choreographic intention

Use hip hop in expressive way relationships to show order and chaos

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Dancers

17
9 male
8 female

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Duration

11 mins

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Structure

4 sections
1- genesis
2- growth and struggle
3- connections and flow
4- empowerment

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Aural

4 sections
Repetitive rhythms
Violins and cellos
Voices
Melody repeated

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Costume

Male and female wear the same
Make them look similar
Allowed everyday piercings and jewellery enhance some invidualtiy
Blue jeans
Blue top light
Grey trainers white sole
Casual and clean street style
Compliments the lights
Doesn’t restrict movement

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Lighting

Pre set to the timing of the dance
Light links to struggle
Don’t get to see specific features of the dancers
Dancers and lights compliment each other
See the blue costumes
When lights are dimmer people concentrate more
Top lighting above the stage highlights dancers
Some spot lighting highlights dancers
Diagonal lighting creates focus and highlights certain dancers
White spot lights highlights dancers
Blue wash creates mood colour blue links to the theme
Edges of stage not lit keeps concentration on centre stage
Black out between section dramatic effect
Low intensity mood atmosphere

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Performance environment

Proscenium arch stage

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Staging set

No set