DURATION: 10 MIN
FULL HD / 1920×787, 30P, 2.44:1
A virtual dance ensemble insists on presenting a group piece on screen, while being at four different places at the same time.
[SEPTEMBER 2021] SCREEN.DANCE – SCOTLAND’S FESTIVAL OF DANCE ON SCREEN, UK * NOMINEE – ARTIST PRESENTATIONS *
[DECEMBER 2020] 11TH ATHENS VIDEO DANCE PROJECT, GREECE * OFFICIAL SELECTION *
“Happy Together” screendance film presents the final rehearsal of a virtual dance ensemble. How can an ensemble choreography be researched, rehearsed, and performed at four different places and, when put on screen, still give the illusion of taking place on the same stage? Created solely remotely between Scotland and Greece, this work explores the urgency and irony of dancing together and apart.