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Shifting - And What Remains - Dance Your Socks Off

28 August 2006


Kia ora,

Get ready for dance next week! Yes, Dance Your Socks Off! @ BATS kicks off it's blue suede shoes with The Seeds of Love, the very very beautiful Beautiful City and the already- booked- out- waitlist- applies, In Bed with the Bitches.

But you can warm up this week by seeing the physical stretchiness of John Butterfield in Shifting oh my oh my! You've only got until Saturday! and what remains also closes Saturday - one of your few chances to get close to some hot multi-cultural talent before they totally get too fabulous and go overseas ... like some others I could mention ...

Oh, before I forget, Steph left her love and some parting advice for you:

- Arm yourself with a season pass for Dance your Socks off! @ BATS - see 3 DYSO shows for only $30! yeah!
Love BATSxxxx


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Come back! - to book for any performance at BATS email book@bats.co.nz with your name, the show, date and number of tickets. We will reply to confirm your booking and you can pay when you come to the show. Choice!


Shifting
ENDS SATURDAY!
Tues 22 August - Sat 2 September
6.30pm

$16 full / $12 concession & groups 8+


Just how many times can one person shift houses, countries, lovers, jobs?

Building on a critically acclaimed season in 2004, shifting celebrates the contradictions and complexities in our constantly moving lives. It is theatre where boxes dance, realities blur and bus stops are a pick up joint.

Clare says: Understated funny. I love the Wellington wind.

The reviewers say:
"an entertaining and dynamically staged production" Dominion Post

".memorable and inventive and that's what we need in the theatre." Capital Times
_ Read more! or Book by Email Now! book@bats.co.nz


and what remains
ENDS SATURDAY!
Fri 25 August - Sat 2 September
8.30pm
$20 full / $12 Concession & groups 8+
A potential future. Set at Wellington'sInternational Departure's Lounge - and what remains is a story which foreshadows the possibility of ethnic cleansing in New Zealand.
Emerging Pacific Islands Artist of the Year(2005), Miria George (Rarotonga, Atiu, Cook Islands; Te Arawa, Ngati Awa) has refined her controversial play for this return seaosn, following a successful season at the City Gallery in 2005.
and what remains features a multiaward-winning crew, with direction by Hone Kouka and sound design by Stephen Gallagher.
Steph said: Think Chapman Tripp award winners. NZ Theatre with a bit of grunt.
_ Read more! or Book by Email Now! book@bats.co.nz


Dance Your Socks Off!
5 - 23 September


BATS Theatre waitlist is great if you're desperate to see a booked out show. It's amazing how often you'll get in ...
1 Kent Terrace, Wellington, Aotearoa book@bats.co.nz
bookings 802 4175 office 802 4176 fax 802 4010 webwww.bats.co.nz


ENDS

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