In a nutshell

At the mid point of her DasArts Master of Theatre course Eleana presents her new work, ‘in a nutshell’, a piece that came out of research on gender, identity and sexuality. A work on the personal, a personal work, an attempt to embrace and expose thoughts and needs that a lot of us might potentially share. A performance that crafts text and language, breath and tongue. A piece that deconstructs craft with sincerity and joy. She shares, she’s intimate, she’s awkward and all-inviting.

Duration: 1 hour

Made and performed by Eleana Alexandrou
Initial research done with Eva Korae
Light designed by Alexander Jotovic
Advisor: Sanne van Rijn
Tutor: Andrea Boziç

Big thank you to Elena Agathokleous and Eva Korae. Many thank you’s to DasArts staff and peers and visitors of open studio sessions

Performances:
‘Sexpectations’ Open House Festival by Dance House Lemesos – Limassol, 2015
‘Come Together’ Festival – Amsterdam, 2015
‘Visibility’ by Cyprus New Movement of Dance Companies, Dancers and Choreographers – Nicosia, 2016
‘Genders and Power’ Voices of Resistance Vol4 by Syspirosi Atakton – Nicosia, 2016

Extract presented at Voices of Resistance Festival, Nicosia, 2016:

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