Ipswich’s Pulse Festival returns to the New Wolsey Theatre 1-10 June 2017, packed with over 50 events to thrill and entertain. To help you decide what to see, we’re running our Pulse Points Previews, asking performers to tell us about their productions.
Here, Kasia Zaremba-Byrne of Dead Rabbits Theatre tells us about My Love Lies Frozen in the Ice which is performed at Pulse on 2 June 2017
How would you describe your show in one sentence?
Love, Loss and a Balloon expedition to the North Pole
What appealed about appearing at Pulse?
It is the most diverse Physical Theatre Festival. It gives a chance to new companies to be seen and to experiment with the material.
How have you been preparing for Pulse?
We sketched out the narrative of the show and we have played around with lots of movement and ideas for stage design. We have the basis of the show and then we want to see how it plays out with the audience…
What do you think sets your show apart from all the other festival offerings?
We can only hope that the visual images will be something that people will like. But I am sure other shows will be amazing and we cannot wait to see some of them.
What’s the show that you don’t want to miss at this year’s Pulse (apart from your own)?
What’s the best bit of advice you’ve ever been given for performing at a Fringe Festival?
Try to be excellent…
The average human pulse rate is 70bpm, what is the pulse rate of your show and why?
The polar bear chase could be 210 bpm but also plummet to 0 bpm – depending on the point of the chase…
My Love Lies Frozen In The Ice runs at Ipswich’s Pulse Festival on June 2 2017
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