Shaun Parker & Company

IN THE ZONE

Hip-hop dance meets gaming technology in this groundbreaking new work by Shaun Parker & Company. Conceived to engender emotional resilience in young people, IN THE ZONE features captivating new technology called AirSticks, which create live sound through movement. Developed with AirSticks co-creator, Alon Ilsar PhD, IN THE ZONE features Western Sydney hip-hop artist Libby Montilla and moves by award-winning choreographer Shaun Parker. With AirSticks technology in the hands of Libby Montilla, we enter the world of a video game through the dance forms of locking, popping, waving and body-ticking and self-triggered electronic soundscapes. 

IN THE ZONE takes gaming and escapism as a point of inspiration and celebrates the spectacular worlds that we can explore with technology today. It also examines the potential for loss of control through gaming, encouraging a renewed appreciation for nature. IN THE ZONE provides young audiences with the insight that they are much more in control of their own emotional responses than they think they are. Families, schools and young audiences (especially gamers) will be amazed by IN THE ZONE.

Book now through Camden Civic Centre

Note: To register for the 10am schools performance on Friday 13 September please contact james@shaunparkercompany.com

Event starts
Friday 13 September, 2019
Event Ends
Friday 13 September, 2019
Venue
Camden Civic Centre
Venue Address
Cnr Oxley & Mitchell Streets, Camden
Location

Sydney, , Camden

Website
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Category
Performances & Gigs