ENSEMBLE MEET CHALLENGE WITH NEW ARTISTRY
Touch Compass Triple Bill
Choreographed by Carol Brown, Jeremy Nelson and Suzanne Cowan
Music by Russell Scoones, Charlotte Rose and David Watson
Artistic Direction by Catherine Chappell
Touch Compass Dance Trust
in association with STAMP at THE EDGE
at Concert Chamber - Town Hall, THE EDGE, Auckland
From 18 Aug 2010 to 21 Aug 2010
Reviewed by Raewyn Whyte, 20 Aug 2010
originally published in New Zealand Herald
In their 2010 Triple Bill season of sophisticated, technically and emotionally challenging integrated dance works, the eight Touch Compass dancers are artistically assured, responding sensitively to the interpretive demands of their material, showing a high level of polish and proficiency, and a new level of maturity as an ensemble.
It has been two years since their last show, Harmonious Oddity, and in the period between, the company have focussed on professional development, with a series of rolling intensive workshops and the commissioning of two new works for this season from internationally established Kiwi choreographers, Jeremy Nelson and Carol Brown. [More]
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