Be My Home – dance with Konstantina Skalionta

Thanasis Gavos   Thursday, 28 January 2016; 8:00pm

An intimate solo that reflects on the different houses we live in throughout our lives, the shelters that we seek to inhabit and the emotional meaning of home.

This piece is inspired by poetic images and metaphors of the premises of the houses we live in.

The work reflects on the primary human need to inhabit places, to seek other kind of shelters, to inhabit new homes that mark different life stages.

Choreographer Konstantina Skalionta collaborates with fine artist and prop maker Laura Elias to explore the notion and meaning of ‘home’ and whether the ‘body’ can be seen as our only lifelong ‘home’.

“A compassionate observation of the complex relationship between mother and daughter” – Nicholas Minns on In the likeness of… (Writing about dance)

See more at www.theplace.org.uk/m-contemporary-dance-companykonstantina-skaliontafriction-dance-theatre

The Robin Howards Theatre (The Place),
17 Duke’s Road,
London, WC1H 9PY

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