A scintillating peek through the hotel room door. Unleash your inner voyeur.

Overview

Expressions Dance Company and Queensland Performing Arts Centre present

Natalie Weir’s
Behind Closed Doors

In this stunning work from choreographer Natalie Weir, Behind Closed Doors draws you into a hotel where the private lives of staff and guests are exposed.

Showcasing breathtakingly beautiful and athletic dance by the exceptional Expressions Dance Company, this poetic kiss-and-tell reveals the darkness, playfulness and fragility of human nature.

Behind Closed Doors features seductive live jazz performed by Queensland’s Trichotomy, with special guests, vocalist Kristin Berardi and saxophonist Rafael Karlen.

Choreographer Natalie Weir
Musical Director Sean Foran
Designer Greg Clarke
Lighting Designer David Walters
Performed by Expressions Dance Company
Music by Trichotomy, Sean Foran (piano), John Parker (drums) and Samuel Vincent (bass)
Guest Vocalist Kristin Berardi
Guest Saxophonist Rafael Karlen


Post Show Q&A 

Loved the performance? Join us for an exclusive Q&A Forum immediately after selected performances with EDC dancers and creatives. This event is free and only available after selected performances:

Tuesday, 23 May 2017, 6.30pm
Wednesday, 24 May 2017, 11.30am

Duration: 20 minutes


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Presented by Expressions Dance Company and QPAC



Pricing Guide

Premium Admission $69
A-Reserve Admission $59 Concession^ $45 Full time student^^ $29 Youth^^^ $29
A-Reserve i Admission $49 Concession^ $43
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ALL PERFORMANCES EXC. OPENING NIGHT i A-Reserve $25 School Group Additional Adult $27 1 TEACHER TICKET FREE PER 15 STUDENTS
WED 24 MAY 11:30am i A-Reserve $25 School Group Additional Adult $27 1 TEACHER TICKET FREE PER 15 STUDENTS
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EDUCATION

  • CURRICULUM LINKS AND SUITABILITY

    Choreography and choreographic development: Choreographic structure (narrative, humour, themes, message/moral) and development of contemporary dance action, motifs, time, space and energy, choreographic devices.

    Performance: contemporary technique (expressive and technical skills)

    Appreciation: choreographer’s intent, analysis (description - movement and non-movement components, form, interpretation and evaluation) Use of instrumentation.

    Contains adult themes. Recommended for Years 10 to 12

     


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