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BATCH:1 A season of experimental dance and music performances.

Each Sunday in August The Bakery will host a different studio performance of new work.
All performances begin at 4 pm.
All welcome.
Entry is free and no booking is required.

PROGRAMME
Aug 5th         entr’actes     Merav Israel & Claire Pencak
Dancing between emergence and presence, this duet composes itself in real time
Aug 12th      In the Making: (iii)
Ten dancers navigate compositional scores. Live music by Peter Nelson & friends

Aug 19th    Double Bill   Merav Israel  |  James Wyness

Fields (extract)  Merav Israel    https://www.meravisrael.com/
A shifting arrangement of stones  
Breathing Space  James Wyness https://www.jameswyness.com/
A listening to ‘new work’ built around sound,space and performances
Aug 26th    Ripstock    Dudendance   https://www.facebook.com/Dudendance
A new solo performed by Paul Rous
VENUE  : THE BAKERY
Rear of 11A Exchange Street,
JEDBURGH
TD8 6BH
Directions:
Look out for the chalk board at the top of the alley next to the Jed Chippy.
Free Parking in Abbey Car Park
We apologise that the Bakery Studio does not have disabled access.
It is on the second floor and access is only via stairs.
For further information please contact Claire Pencak by emailing tabularasadance@btinternet.com

Drawing by Brian Hartley

Thank you Brian

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Entr’actes: Alternative Arrangements

 

Image by Felicity Bristow

Image by Felicity Bristow

Entr’actes: Alternative Arrangements is the title of a new collaboration with visual artist Felicity Bristow. We hope the first of a  series.

For this project our site of reference and reflection is the geological formation of Hutton’s Unconformity at Inchbonny, Jedburgh in the Scottish Borders.

The performance is part of a day long programme of artist led events in Jedburgh on November 19th 2017 as part of the wider ‘Mapping the Borders’ programme for the Being Human Festival .

‘We are not to look for nature in a quiescent state; matter itself must be in motion, and the scenes of life a continued or repeated series of agitations and events’

James Hutton, Theory of the Earth 1788 Continue reading

Proposal for Engagement: An action score for place making by Claire Pencak

Working the Tweed

I had been wondering if there were other ways of considering how we use land that made it easier for more people to be able to engage with ideas around Land Use and feel able to contribute to debates and consultations around these issues. The Scottish Borders along with Aberdeenshire was selected to develop regional pilot Land Use Strategies which will ultimately inform the  revision of the national Land Use Strategy which is to be published  in 2016. In the Scottish Border this regional framework was developed through mapping and a series of public consultations to seek the views of communities. I had been to a few of these and found it tricky to know how to engage with it as someone that isn’t a land manager or land owner.

I wondered what might be a choreographic response to thinking about habitat and Land Use?

Current ideas around place-making seemed…

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