August 16th @ 6pm
Seddon Book Alley
107 Victoria St
'Commute' plays with and celebrates the daily dance of leaving and returning home via the train stations of the Western suburbs. This is a new projection work by Footscray artist, Clinton Green.
Choreographer: Emma Riches.
Performers: Isabelle Beauverd, Luke Fryer, Sheridan Gerrard, Siobhan McKenna, Emma Riches, Rhys Ryan.
Proudly supported by Brimbank City Council.
Clinton Green (creative producer/director) has been active since the 1990s as a recording and performing artist, curator, facilitator, writer and researcher. He has worked with unconventional approaches to guitars, turntables, and found objects as tools for new forms of musical expression. He also works with dancers, theatre and performance artists in improvised collaborative situations and site-specific projection work. He has completed artist residencies in Taiwan (2015) and Cradle Mountain, Tasmania (2017), and has performed/exhibited in Canada, Germany, Spain, Japan, Taiwan, New Zealand, and throughout Australia.
Emma Riches (choreographer) is a Melbourne-based dance artist and graduate of the Victorian College of the Arts (2015). Her choreographic work has been presented at Strawberry Fields Festival (2018), M1 CONTACT in Singapore (2015), VCA DanceON Season (2015), Melbourne Fringe Festival (2016), and YW2’s Inaugural Pilot Season (2017). She was a choreographic resident at Lucy Guerin Inc throughout 2018 and was part of the Pilot residency program at Strut, National Choreographic Centre of WA.