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Gecko: Institute – HOME, Manchester

Artistic Director: Amit Lahav Reviewer: Peter Jacobs Founded in 2001, Gecko is an award-winning physical theatre company led by Artistic Director Amit Lahav, who remains a compelling central devising performer within the company’s diverse range of work. Institute, their latest show, has been two years in the making and is a careful and detailed examination of the ways we care ...

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Hofesh Shechter Company: Sun – The Lowry, Salford

Artistic Director and Choreographer: Hofesh Shechter Music: Hofesh Shechter Reviewer: Peter Jacobs Hofesh Shechter is one of the most exciting artists working in dance in the UK today. His latest full-length work is Sun and it brings two new elements to the Shechter universe: optimism and humour. Sun is a diverse and challenging seventy minutes of impressively theatrical and ambitious ...

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Hofesh Shechter’s Sun – Theatre Royal Plymouth

Choreography &Music: Hofesh Shechter Reviewer: Joseph Leigh Hofesh Shechter’s Sun opens with the voice of Hofesh Shechter himself booming from the darkness of an opening blackout. Shechter engages the audience in a conversational manner, explaining that before the show begins he thought it would be a good idea to show part of the end of the production so the audience ...

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