Genetic memory: the biological transmission of memory through DNA. What if your tendencies, instincts, fears and anxieties were not your own, but those of the men and women who came before? Are these connections an unfortunate tangle, or a comfort? How do you interact with the source of yourself, if it exists in another time?
Choreographer: Erin McNulty
Dancers: Sayaka Akitsu & Mengqian Shi
Lighting Design: Berta Pibernat
Performed 23 June 2016, Bonnie Bird Theatre at Trinity Laban Conservatoire
Trailer soundtrack: Sudden Throw by Olafur Arnalds
This piece is performed live in silence.