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City of Glass by Julianne Chapple of Future Leisure

March 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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An event every day that begins at 2:00 pm, repeating until March 13, 2021

Mile Zero Dance presents a work by Julianne Chapple entitled City of Glass – a solo exploration of text, movement, sound and objects. Drawing inspiration from the West Coast ‘wellness’ movement, this project investigates the isolation and dissociation of contemporary commodification of the body, using the climate-controlled skyscraper (colloquially known as glass coffins) as a symbol of both containment and display. Tracing connections between the incorruptible bodies of Catholic saints, to the fitness models trending on social media, the commodification of the human form is dissected. The value placed on beauty, youth and stasis, collapses time. Person becomes object, becomes image; disintegrating into pixels that maintain their perfect clarity forever.  

Tickets are ‘pay what you can’ with a suggested price of $15 to support programming. Those unable to purchase a ticket at this time are welcome to a free ticket.

Register for the event below;

https://buytickets.at/milezerodance/406867

About Julianne Chapple
Julianne Chapple is the Artistic Director of Vancouver-based dance company Future Leisure, co-producer of the Shooting Gallery Performance Series, and a member of the women-led media artists collective, The Work Group. She has presented her work across Canada, Italy, Ireland, Germany, the United States and the United Kingdom. Read more about Julianne and Future Leisure. 

Organizer

Mile Zero Dance
Phone:
(780) 424 1573
Email:
info@milezerodance.com
Website:
http://milezerodance.com

Venue

Online
Canada