Close Company
       
     
Creative team
       
     
Dance Lab
       
     
Review quotes
       
     
Concept sketch
       
     
Close Company
       
     
Close Company

A collaboration between Raw Moves and Alison Currie, ‘Close Company’ has its world premiere in Singapore in October 2018. It then had it’s Australian premiere one week later as part of OzAsia festival 2018.

Image credit Kaier Tan

Creative team
       
     
Creative team

Choreographer / director: Alison Currie

Dancers: Matthew Goh and Stephanie Rae Yoong

Dramaturg: Neo Kim Seng

Sound: Sascha Budimski

Commissioned by: RAW Moves

RAW Moves Artistic Director: Ricky Sim

Image credit Bernie Ng

Dance Lab
       
     
Dance Lab

After meeting at OzAsia 2017 Dance Lab Ricky and Alison started talking about possible opportunities for presenting work this led to Alison being invited to create and present a new work on RAW Moves dance company in Singapore in 2018. In addition to this Joseph Mitchell programmed ‘Close Company’ as part of OzAsia Festival 2018.

Image credit Kaier Tan

Review quotes
       
     
Review quotes

“Currie has hit upon a winning formula.” -The Advertiser 2018

“…it tickles the brains,” - The Australian 2018

“… an intriguing ‘experiment’ and exploration, where communication becomes the solution to connection and closing the distance created in crowds, or even simply between two people.” -Bakchormeeboy 2018

image credit Bernie Ng

Concept sketch
       
     
Concept sketch

Initial concept sketch and reflection on connection between two people by Alison Currie