Bird & Bat presents SPOR, interactive dance performance for children from 5 years old.
SPOR is an exploration through the spheres of energy, the mysterious strength that is in all things. Guests are invited into a world where all senses are alert, where one can perceive the energy of the ocean, earth, space but also the energy that lives within ourselves.
Children will follow wild dancing creatures and be invited to discover the environment by themselves. What kind of energy lies in darkness? Are we energy greedy or do we give as much energy as we receive?
SPOR is a collaboration with artists in Norway, Finland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands and will travel to Greenland and Faroe Islands. The project is co-produced by NAPA in Nuuk and supported by the Icelandic ministry of Education- and Culture, the Icelandic Theatre Fund, the Icelandic Artists Salary Fund, Nordic Culture Fund and the city of Reykjavík.
Author: Bíbí & Blaka
Set design, props and costumes: Guðný Hrund Sigurðardóttir
Dance: Tinna Grétarsdóttir
Music and soundscape: Sólrún Sumarliðadóttir
Dancers: Valgerður Rúnarsdóttir & Snædís Lilja Ingadóttir
Set design assistant: Mao
Costume assistant: Alexía Rósa Gylfadóttir
Light design: Magnús Arnar Sigurðarson, Mari Agge & Hermann Karl Björnson
Video: Lars Skjelbreia
Producer: Aude Busson
Graphic design: Jóhanna Erla // memm hönnunarstofa
Video documentation: Carlo Cupaiolo
Photographs: Owen Fiene
Bird & Bat is an Icelandic Company that produces performances for young audiences. The artistic team consists of Tinna Grétarsdóttir choreographer, Sólrún Sumarliðadóttir, composer and Guðný Hrund Sigurðardóttir, set designer. They have since 2012 made four shows that all have been very well received and toured both locally and internationally.
Length of the performance: about 40 minutes
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