Blue – Janis Claxton Dance

Blue

A revealing and evocative dance theatre solo, with a slight quiver, a touch of country & a bit too much champagne?

A fully felt, intelligently crafted slice of heartache. Donald Hutera, Dance Now
by Janis Claxton Dance
choreography by Janis Claxton Music by Pippa Murphy
25 mins
2005
Created in 2005, Blue has been performed at The Arnolfini, Royal Opera House 2, Staatstheater, Nuremberg, Dance Base Fringe Festival, The Blue Room, Wales Millenium Centre and The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen.

Dancers: 1
Length: 25 minutes
Space: Designed for small-medium scale studio/theatre venues
Floor: Sprung Dance Floor with dance mat or wood covering
Sound: CD System
Technical Support: 1 technician for lights and sound.

“Claxton’s finesse as a performer anchors us”

THE HERALD

“A fully felt, intelligently crafted slice of heartache.”

DONALD HUTERA, DANCE NOW

“…has the taste and texture of real loneliness.”

THE OBSERVER

“The dancing was meticulously controlled but on the edge of breakdown… Claxton held the stage effortlessly for the 25 minutes of her piece.”

BALLET MAGAZINE

Pippa Murphy is a composer, sound designer, arranger, producer and musical director living in Scotland. She works with orchestras, ensembles, bands, artists, dancers, writers and performers in the UK and abroad.