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The best payment

One of the audience members at Sprint didn’t just leave payment, he/she wrote on the note: Queen’s side – The Labouring Angel Back of note: There is a Light that Never Goes Out I did try to scan it but … Continue reading

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Some comments left by the audience

Audience feedback – Sprint 2 Audience feedback – Sprint 1 Audience feedback – Theatre in the Mill  

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Monetary value 3

Monetary value attributed to the performances at the Theatre in the Mill: First day: £24.31 Second day £19.00 Won’t even attempt the calculations on this one…

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Monetary value 2: an argument for the subsidy of experimental performance?

My hourly rate as performer as judged by audience members: @ Sprint £19.10/hour and @ Yorkshire Dance £6.36. Hummm… But in the calculations above I only included the actual 3 hours of the performance and maybe I should calculate it … Continue reading

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Monetary value attributed to the performance

One of the things I am exploring with When Night Falls is the act of placing a monetary value upon the experience: the piece is advertised in a way that no ticket prices are set, and the audience is instead asked to … Continue reading

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To the man who came down to my level

Thank you for taking your clothes off. Thank you for laying on the floor with me. Thank you for dragging yourself on the floor with me. Thank you for making me not feel alone. Thank you for making yourself so vulnerable… I wanted … Continue reading

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Sprint: Inside Me

Perform first hour… Perform second hour… In pain… Finding slight adjustments in the way I carry wings to give some parts of my back and arms a rest… Perform second hour… New pain… Find some more new adjustments… Perform third … Continue reading

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