It's Not Over Yet...
I said I’d never make a show about having cancer. This is a show about having cancer. Three years ago, aged 30, I was diagnosed with Hodgkin's Lymphoma. This is part of the story, but It’s Not Over Yet...
'uncomfortable, funny and moving, with a truthful core that transcends any possible accusation of self-indulgence'
'compelling… we pay close attention to detail, as does she in her mindful performance’
The Wee Review
'There isn’t a shred of self-pity... she looks the audience defiantly in the eye'
'a bittersweet comic meditation'
'a piece of seated dance unlike anything else you're likely to see on stage'
CHOREOGRAPHED & PERFORMED BY EJP
DIRECTED BY CHARLOTTE VINCENT
COMMISSIONED BY 2FACED DANCE COMPANY AND THE BENCH
SELECTED AS PART OF ANATOMY FINEST CUTS 2018.
Performed as part of dancebase’s curated programmme, Edinburgh fringe festival 2018.
SUPPORTED BY BIRMINGHAM DANCEXCHANGE, CREATIVE SCOTLAND, DANCE BASE, DANCE BASE DREAMTIME RESIDENCY, DANCE LIVE FESTIVAL, DG ARTS LIVE, PLATFORM, STUDIO ON THE GREEN, THE STOVE AND THE WORK ROOM.
AVAILABLE FOR TOURING.
RUNNING TIME: 25 MINUTES
available for traditional spaces and intimate gallery spaces
EXPERTS IN SHORT TROUSERS
The young audience and their families arrive to a disaster; the cast, costume and set strewn everywhere!. Having never ventured to earth before the cast need taught how to move, what to wear and how to rebuild their escape vehicle; with a cast distracted by the wonders of their new planet it is up to the Experts In Short Trousers to make sure the job gets done!
'The audience is repeatedly caught off-guard, but is delighted by the confusion… Park's skill really shines through when we see kids and grown-ups alike throw themselves into this production'
**** TV Bomb
'a riot of noise and colour…Cultured Mongrel's quintet of playful aliens gleefully ushered in a participatory celebration'
**** The Herald