NOT AT ALL TOPLESS
Choreography and artistic directiion: Jessie McCall
Performers: All You Can Eat Dance
at TAPAC Foyer - Western Springs, Auckland
From 21 Feb 2013 to 23 Feb 2013
Reviewed by: Felicity Molloy;
A CURIOUS COLLAGE OF CONTEMPORARY DANCE,
THEATRE & FILM IN WHICH TOPS ARE TENACIOUSLY ON
All You Can Eat Dance presents
NOT AT ALL TOPLESS
Artistic Direction by Jessie McCall
“Doubts are like stains on a shirt. I like shirts with stains, because when I'm given a shirt that's too clean, one
that's completely white, I immediately start having doubts.” - Antonio Tabucchi
We all have a top with a good yarn to it
Not At All Topless presents a vibrant collage of stories that survey diverse experiences- be them exhilarating,
awkward, funny or painful, through the shirts that accompanied them.
Coming together under the brand new umbrella of All You Can Eat Dance Co. the show features the
contributions of a gorgeous gaggle of young and talented artists- Auckland's up and coming, as well as some
surprise veteran appearances, to create a diverse and inspiring pastiche of dance, film, text and music.
The talents of these weird & wonderful creators are curated by Jessie McCall- Tempo award winning
choreographer, into an evening of delightful and somewhat delirious performance.
Not At All Topless- All You Can Eat Dance Co.'s debut work, will fill TAPAC Theatre- the little theatre that could,
with beautiful madness from February 21st - 23rd as part of TAPAC's vibrant Fringe season.
Pull out your own legendary shirt and join this eccentric celebration of what we choose to put on our upper
half and what that has to do with anything, or rather, everything.
"It makes me sad because I've never seen such - such beautiful shirts before." - F. Scott Fitzgerald
Not At All Topless plays 21 st – 23 rd February, 7pm (Thursday 21 st February: 1pm show also)
Duration: 60 minutes
Venue: TAPAC Theatre, 100 Motions Rd Western Springs, Auckland
Tickets: Full- $20, Concession- $15, Fringe Artists- $10
Bookings: TAPAC - www.tapac.org.nz or (09)845 0295
For more information contact:
027 428 6011
The show features the contributions of talented dancers,
choreographers, musicians, actors and filmmakers:
Lisa Greenfield, Flavio Villani, Phoebe Borwick, Katie Burton, Shani
Dickens, Stacey Ross, Lucy Lynch, Molly McDowall, Joshua Graves, Rose
Philpott, Lydia Connoly-Hiatt, Caleb Wright, Sarah Elsworth, Peter
McCall,Tim McPoland, Anitra Hayday, Paloma Schneideman, Lana Walters,
Saraid Cameron, Suzy Smith, Chanwyn Southgate, Camille Hay &
Ellena Woodhill Martin.
Directed by Jessie McCall.