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Aakash Odedra Company: Little Murmur
Fri 14 Apr : 10:00 am - 10:35 am£8.00
Aakash Odedra Company present
Diagnosed with dyslexia at a young age, Aakash found school very challenging. Defined by his learning difficulties, not his abilities, dance became his mode of expression. Combining visual design and technology with dance and humour, Little Murmur explores the warped and exaggerated realities of living in a world you struggle to process.
Little Murmur is a stunning visual treat for young audiences and their families. Based on Aakash Odedra’s hugely moving show Murmur, this is an honest and heart felt conversation about the trials and tribulations of living with dyslexia. Watch bodies and words fly like flocks of birds, a murmuration, a little murmur.
Fri 14 April Performances 10am, 12noon / Workshop 11am
Sat 15 April Performance 12noon & 2pm/ Workshop 1pm
Performance running time: 45mins (no interval) Workshop duration: 45mins
Age suitability: 5+years and their family
Audience advisory: this performance contains loud music and strong visual stimuli
Tickets: £8.00 per child/ accompanying adult
Please make sure you buy a ticket for yourself and your child/children
Child only workshop + performance ticket: £20 per child
Choreography Aakash Odedra & Lewis Major
Dancer Subhash Viman Gorania
Associate Artistic Director Kesha Raithatha
Apprentice Dancers Kallirroi Vratti & Anaya Vasudha Bolar
Producer Courtney Beadle
Composer Nicki Wells
Musical supervision Nitin Sawhney
Visual technology Ars Electronica Futurelab (Austria)
This work has been commissioned as part of Vital Spark.
Vital Spark is a movement addressing the lack of diversity in the Performance for Young Audiences sector. Find out more at thesparkarts.co.uk/vital-spark