10,000 Small Deaths
Presented by Dancehouse as part of Dance Massive.
20th – 22nd March, 2015

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10,000 small deaths is a solo dance performance exploring the poetics and immediacy of the body. The work foregrounds the experiential body and has been inspired by many sources along the way – from manga artist Takaya Miou to Jim Jarmusch’s film, Dead Man.

Original Concept, Choreography and Performance – Paula Lay
Video Artist and Dramaturgy – Martyn Coutts
Composer & Sound Design – Kelly Ryall
Filmmaker & Photographer – Mischa Baka
Lighting Design and Operation – Amelia Lever-Davidson
Creative Consultant – Helen Herbertson

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I Think I Can

Appearing at Casula Powerhouse, Sydney from January 7-17, 2015 and also at Tasmanian International Arts Festival from 20-23rd March in Hobart and 27th-29th March, 2015.





I Think I Can
Appearing at the Arts Centre Melbourne, October 1 – October 5, 2014.
Also appearing at the Queenstown Arts and Heritage Festival in Tasmania from October 10th-12th.



WAVE exhibition opening in Taipei (July 29th, 2014)
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Artist Talk at Taipei Artist Village (26th July 2014)
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10,000 Small Deaths premiere

Image by MIscha Baka
Image by MIscha Baka