Produced by Turtle Key Arts, Joli Vyann’s new Theatre Production Stateless explores the topical subject of refugees and immigration. Through a mixture of dance, from gentle and expressive to fast paced and expansive, integrated with Circus Skills of Hand to Hand Acrobatics and Cyr Wheel, the four performers take the audience on a physical and emotional journey.
Collaborating with French dance circus choreographer, Florence Caillon, Joli Vyann delve into the lives and fate of people crossing borders. With insightful sensitivity the company discover moments of sadness, but also moments of courage, friendship and wit. With suspense, ‘Stateless’ provokes thoughts concerning humanity and tolerance, and the wonder of travel. The extreme physicality of flying and falling bodies, combined with demonstrative movement creates a truly fascinating experience.