Critically acclaimed choreographer Jasmin Vardimon MBE and inventive director of Jasmin Vardimon Firm, has been a number one pressure within the British dance theatre scene for over 20 years; famend for groundbreaking and visually gorgeous dance theatre.
Jasmin Vardimon Firm created the JV2 Skilled Growth Diploma with the mission to encourage, domesticate and nurture younger expertise. The programme gives a singular alternative for contributors to coach as versatile and multi-disciplinary performers, below the steerage of one of many world’s main feminine choreographers.
This Spring, JV2 is touring an exhilarating and energetic mixture of forefront choreography and distinctive new expertise chosen by Vardimon. Commencing at JVH.o.m.e – the newly opened residence for the Jasmin Vardimon Firm in Ashford, UK – JV2 is showcasing premieres of works from longtime associates Vinicus Salles and Andre Rebelo and a transforming of a piece by the acclaimed choreographer Jasmin Vardimon herself.
Jasmin Vardimon MBE says:
“I’m immensely pleased with this yr’s JV2 dancers and of the chance for them to showcase their abilities & skills in these works. It is a very particular yr for us, our first in JVh.o.m.e. Having this yr’s JV2 cohort as the primary to carry out on this model new constructing is an effective way to have fun that.”
The premiere of It’s Not Uncommon by Vinicius Salles’ is an exploration of masculinity seen by way of the lens of the music of Tom Jones. This crucial, ironic, typically humorous, examine of what’s behind the legendary singer’s lyrics, takes a wider have a look at how photos of maleness and sexism are ingrained into a lot of British widespread tradition.
Salles’ work can be offered alongside the opposite world premiere – Andre Rebelo’s Mystique – a dreamlike piece that invitations the viewers right into a mysterious world that merges fantasy and darkness. It is a world the place magic, phantasm, form shifting and particular items interlace to create a panorama inhabited by identities from many alternative origins and the place a number of dimensions cross paths.
Becoming a member of these works at JVH.o.m.e solely can be Canvas choreographed by multi-award-winning, Jasmin Vardimon MBE. Right here, the viewers is invited to return up shut and collect round an enormous canvas. Upon this actions are used as brush strokes to attract an enticing image that explores how group dynamics evolve, give rise and someday swallow people inside it.
Following the Ashford performances, on 3 April the JV2 dancers will current a double invoice of the works by Salles and Rebelo on the Gulbenkian Arts Centre in Canterbury.
The tour will end in London, with the double invoice enjoying at The Lilian Baylis Theatre at Sadlers Wells on the evenings of 5 and 6 April.
With public performances on 31 March and 1 April, there can be a particular colleges efficiency on 30 March. The 1 April efficiency can be adopted by a Q&A.
For extra info go to: Jasmin Vardimon Company