A sumptuous feast for the broken-hearted
Exploring grieving as an exquisite sensation, internationally renowned Fran Barbe blends her unique choreography with community immersion for a beautiful theatrical experience. Featuring Brisbane-based dancer Brian Lucas alongside Min Zhu and Fran Barbe, this transformative performance features original music composed and performed by Mace Francis and his Orchestra.
Exquisite is a sensual experience of hope and heartbreak, providing a unique opportunity to explore the processes of love and loss with those around us.
DIRECTOR/CHOREOGRAPHER / FRANCES BARBE
DESIGNER / RACHEL KONYI
DRAMATURG / KATHRYN KELLY
PERFORMERS / FRANCES BARBE, BRIAN LUCAS, MIN ZHU
MUSIC / MACE FRANCIS
LIGHTING DESIGN / ANDREW MEADOWS
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR / MADELINE LEWIS
Previous creative developments have included the following creatives:
THE GRIEVING PROJECT: REMEMBRANCE PERFORMERS / CLARE APELT, CHELSEA CROTHERS, LYN DOWLING, OLIVIA MOY, TAYA SEIDLER, DERICK SMITH, SOONUFAT SUPRAMANIAM, MEGAN WHITE
THE GRIEVING PROJECT: SONATA SAUDADE PERFORMERS / FRAN BARBE, KATE LEE, BRIAN LUCAS, JULIAN RENLONG WONG
Photographs by Barbara Lowing
SEE ALSO //
2016 / Metro Arts – Performance Season, 16-20 November
2014-2015 / Metro Arts – Creative Development
2013 / Metro Arts – Friday Night: July (The Grieving Project: Remembrance Ritual)
The development of The Grieving Project: Sonata Saudade has been assisted by the Ausdance Queensland.
Exquisite is supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland, part of the Department of the Premier and Cabinet.
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