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AND by Charlotte Mclean- Dance @ Heart of Hawick


And by Charlotte Mclean.

A dance poem about wonder, worries and being alive. 

A homage to the mothers and grandmothers who have danced before us and the children we are yet to meet, And invites us to consider our view of the world, to relate, debate and dance.

Using honesty, charisma and humour, Scottish dance artist Charlotte Mclean weaves contemporary and highland dance with personal stories, political commentary and spoken word. Exploring being, belonging, friends, family, politics, climate change, independence and reproductive rights to deliver an exciting, empowering and fierce performance.

And is a homage to; the earth, the cosmos, the miniscule, the magic, the meaning, the moment, the moments before and all that’s yet to come.

‘Exhilarating … jaw droppingly bold and clever.’ ★★★★★ The Scotsman
Fierce and empowering.’ ★★★★ All Edinburgh Theatre
[And] has an edge as sharp as the swords that she [Charlotte Mclean] dances on.’ ★★★★ The List

Running Time: 55 mins
Age Recommendation: 14+

Content and trigger warnings related to abortion, miscarriage, strong language.

Charlotte Mclean amalgamates dance theatre, improvisation, voice work, imagination, self-celebration, radical listening and joy. Charlotte is a contemporary dance artist from Arbroath. She trained at London Contemporary Dance School and The Scottish School of Contemporary Dance. She has worked in the UK and internationally with companies including Barrowland Ballet, Curious Seed and Eva Recacha. She is co-founder and creative producer of BADBODYCHAOSCODE, movement bands based in London and Bern. The bands have been commissioned by The Place, Dazed and Confused, Edinburgh Festival Fringe, V&A London, TANZhAUS Bern, Dampfzentrale and more.

When & where

Date: Mar 05
Time: Doors: 19.10/ Performance: 19.30

Heart of Hawick

Pricing details:

£8/ £5