Our site-specific piece at Manchester Central Library commissioned by Library Live. Illuminate saw dance, movement, original music and light art combine in an extraordinary journey of seven stories around Central Library. Premiered Nov 2017.
Artistic Direction: Kevin Edward Turner | Choreography: Kevin Edward Turner & Anthony Missen | Musical Direction: Miguel Marin | Lighting Designer: Aaron J Dootson | Costume Designer: Emma Bailey | Costume Supervisor: Claire Lilley | Production Manager: Sally Cook | Technical Manager: John Shepherd | Engineers: Alan Dawson, Adam Steed, Adam Eastwood, Tracey Gibbs, James Morris and Ellen Butterworth-Evans
Performers: Helen Andrew, Alice Bonazzi, David Colley, Theo Fapohunda, Sara Marques, Oliver Sale and Maddie Shimwell (Company Chameleon).
Pascale Barrett, Ellie Bradbury, Georgia Day, Holly Ann Gough, Jasmine Hope, Megan Hope, Tim Merrifield, Chloe Morrison, Jack Nelson, Gabrielle Orr, Damian Styptik, Sophia Thomas and Ted Wilkinson (Edge Hill University).
Louis George Ellis, Rachel Gittins, Kate Threlfall and Rocky-Serg Widdowson (Independent artists).
Emily Barber, Courtney Clarke, Kelsea-Leigh Cunliffe, Lizzie Davidson, Cristina González Hortigüela, Lauren Gough, Emily Jones, Callum Newman, Sophie Roughley, Julia Soler Bloom, Kelly Stevens, Ellie Sutcliffe, Jess Ward and Aline Zora (University of Salford).
Lauren Allsop, Elly Burgum, McKenzie Clarke, Saskia Darlington, Alex Easby, Lois Emery, Lauren De Prudhoe, Alanah Heywood, Rowan Heywood, Ellen James, Esmay McCalla, Ella Pass, Joe Powell-Main, Luca Rawlinson, Anna Sanderson, Joe Taylor and Adam Wintle (Chameleon Youth).
Musicians: Miguel Marin, Nathan McLeish, Nicole Lane, Cally Statham.
Singers: Anwesha Chakraborty, Emily Kennedy, Jostine Loubser and Navid Yasrebi (University of Salford).