The University of Chichester’s MA performance company, mapdance, is an established company of young, dynamic dancers recruited nationally and internationally. Performing diverse repertoire by renowned and upcoming contemporary choreographers, this year’s commissions include new works by: Jonathan Burrows (UK), Ofra Idel (Israel), Rick Nodine (USA/UK) and Lîla Dance (UK). The Company is also re-staging Kerry Nicholls’ work from the 2014 tour.
The mixed repertory offers a refreshing mixture of dance theatre, intricate and questioning choreography, fast-paced athleticism and wry humour.
Mapdance are collaborating with 12 Degrees North, based at Edge Hill University, as part of a Graduate Dance Company exchange.
CURTAIN RAISER: Edge Hill University dance companies EdgeFWD and 3rdEDGE will perform Before I Fall, choreographed by Daniel Connor of Motionhouse. This piece takes place at 7pm in the Arts Centre foyer.
Tickets £10 / £8 concessions / £5 Edge Hill University students and school parties of 10 of more
Please click image below to watch a trailer of Map Dance 2014