Rise 2018

Friday 8 & Saturday 9 June 2018
Universal Hall, Findhorn, IV36 3TZ
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Bounce, shimmy and feast your eyes on all corners of the dance floor at Rise 2018, Moray’s only contemporary dance festival. Enjoy the festival atmosphere whilst sampling everything Bodysurf Scotland has to offer – from family shows to uncompromisingly edgy contemporary dance that’s guaranteed to inspire!

With a host of performances, talks, workshops, food, drink and entertainment, be prepared to laugh, cry and of course, dance, as we celebrate our 15th anniversary and launch our brand new name, #DanceNorth.

Cover image © Emli Bendixen.

What’s On – Friday 8 June 2018

Julie & Robbie – Robbie Synge

[Short Film] 7pm, Universal Hall (Auditorium)
Explore Julie Cleves and Robbie Synge’s adventurous practice, identifying personal disability access issues and solving them in novel, collaborative and proactive ways. More info
Book Now | Friday Evening Ticket (4 Performances) £12/8

Mus Ro Faclan Ann – Rosalind Masson & Jer Reid

[Excerpt] 7.20pm, Universal Hall (Auditorium)
Influenced by the landscape, language and culture of the Outer Hebrides, Rosalind and Jer present an excerpt of Mus Ro Faclan Ann – creating movement that is in dialogue with people and place. More info
Book Now |Friday Evening Ticket (4 Performances) £12/8

 

Evolutio – Crystal Zillwood

7.40pm, Universal Hall (Auditorium)
A fifteen minute choreographic solo, Evolutio zooms out and looks at our distant history and considers where we humans are right now and where we are potentially headed. More info
Book Now |Friday Evening Ticket (4 Performances) £12/8

 

Brocade – Roberta Jean

8.30pm, Universal Hall (Auditorium)
A show that ‘shook and wowed audiences…’, Brocade is a poetic response to historical and contemporary notions of craft and physical work performed by an exceptional ensemble of female dancers. More info
Book Now |Friday Evening Ticket (4 Performances) £12/8

What’s On – Saturday 9 June 2018

The Tallest – Mamoru Iriguchi & Robbie Synge

[Family Show – ages 3+] 10am, Universal Hall (Outside)
With a little help from specially designed capes, The Tallest makes wee ones (and grownups) into Tallestians, who are very tall. Enjoy the new Tallestian view of the world and discover how they move. More info
No Booking Necessary | Free

Dance Class – Wee Dancers (ages 6-10)

10am, Sunshine Room
Do you have a wee one that loves to dance? This taster dance class is aimed at children aged 6-10 (accompanied by an adult). Learning new moves and working together, they’re sure to have fun!
Book Now | £3.00 (accompanying grownups go free)

 

Eaten – Mamoru Iriguchi

[Family Show – ages 6+] 11.30am, Universal Hall (Auditorium)
What if your food started talking back? Lionel the lion has just eaten a human. Now lionel hears ‘hello’ from his stomach and a strange friendship between the eater and the eaten starts to grow. More info
Book Now | £5.00 (accompanying grownups go free)

Dance Class – Adults Contemporary

2pm, Sunshine Room
This contemporary dance class is suitable for adults of all dancing abilities and fitness levels, focusing upon technique, coordination, flexibility and, of course, creativity!
Book Now | £6.00

 

Dance Class – Bodysurf Youth Dance (ages 11-18)

4pm, Sunshine Room
Join this taster class to find out what it’s like to be a Bodysurf Youth Dancer! Hone your technique, learn new skills and choreograph your very own work.
Book Now | £4.00

Julie & Robbie – Robbie Synge

[Talk] 7pm, Universal Hall (Auditorium)
Explore Julie Cleves and Robbie Synge’s adventurous practice, identifying personal disability access issues and solving them in novel, collaborative and proactive ways. More info
Book Now |Saturday Evening Ticket (4 Performances) £12/8

 

Mus Ro Faclan Ann – Rosalind Masson & Jer Reid

[Excerpt] 7.20pm, Universal Hall (Auditorium)
Influenced by the landscape, language and culture of the Outer Hebrides, Rosalind and Jer present an excerpt of Mus Ro Faclan Ann – creating movement that is in dialogue with people and place. More info
Book Now |Saturday Evening Ticket (4 Performances) £12/8

Evolutio – Crystal Zillwood

7.40pm, Universal Hall (Auditorium)
A fifteen minute choreographic solo, Evolutio zooms out and looks at our distant history and considers where we humans are right now and where we are potentially headed. More info
Book Now |Saturday Evening Ticket (4 Performances) £12/8

 

Brocade – Roberta Jean

8.30pm, Universal Hall (Auditorium)
A show that ‘shook and wowed audiences…’, Brocade is a poetic response to historical and contemporary notions of craft and physical work performed by an exceptional ensemble of female dancers. More info
Book Now | Saturday Evening Ticket (4 Performances) £12/8

Tickets

Please note that online sales will finish at 23:59 the day before the event, after which time all remaining tickets will be available to purchase on the door.