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Dancerama at BATS

Wed, 01 Sep 2004

Dancerama at BATS

Hello BATSters

Opening tonight at BATS is Guy Ryan's solo adventure in flight and falling, The Fall Guy. On for four nights only so don't miss this exquisite start to the Dance Your Socks Off Festival at BATS.

To WIN two tickets to The Fall Guy this evening (Wednesday) just reply to this email and tell us the name Icarus' father. First in wins!

BOOK NOW - To book for any performance simply reply to this email with your name, number of tickets and date you wish to attend. We will reply to confirm your booking and you can pay when you come to the show.

Watch out next week for more dance delights with Rush Hour and Massif - wicked.

x BATS

The Fall Guy Season: Wednesday 1 - Saturday 4 September Time: 8pm Tickets: $16 full/$12 concession 'The Fall Guy' features international dance artist Guy Ryan in a new solo work - a courageous and uniquely beautiful performance of dance, theatre and projected audio-visual imagery. Set to new music by electronic wizard Charlotte 90, 'The Fall Guy' is an exploration of the human desire for flight and all that it implies, from the lofty ideal of transcendence to the gritty reality that unaided, we will never be able to fly. It is an exquisite performance in which the mythology of Icarus meets miniature planes, Muriwai gannets and the wonders and horrors of modern flying.

"Ryan is an intelligent choreographer whose inventiveness and eye for detail bodes well for future works from him" NZ Listener, 2001

Guy Ryan is one of New Zealand's leading young choreographic artists. Having co-directed and performed in 'Terrain', winning the 'best production award' at Fringe NZ 2004, he has recently returned from Europe, where he danced with Random Scream Company in Brussels and studied at the Impulstanz Festival in Vienna on a prestigious Dance Web scholarship. He has danced in numerous productions over the last ten years in NZ, Australia, Ireland, England, Belgium and Switzerland.

******************************************* BATS Theatre 1 Kent Terrace Wellington, Aotearoa bats@bats.co.nz bookings 802 4175 office 802 4176 fax 802 4010 www.bats.co.nz Dance Your Socks Off at BATS in September ********************************************

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