Gracefool Collective: The Making of THIS IS NOT A WEDDING (2019)

Gracefool Collective: The Making of THIS IS NOT A WEDDING (2019) Aural/Oral Dramaturgies artists in residence Gracefool Collective’s singular research into dance and choreography aims to destabilise the role of the dancer and especially of the female dancer on stage,...

Finding the Dancer’s Voice: An Interview with Gracefool Collective

Finding the Dancer’s Voice: An Interview with Gracefool Collective Kate Cox and Rachel Fullegar, founding members of Leeds-based company Gracefool Collective, describe themselves as creators of ‘post–intellectual–pseudo–spiritual–feminist–comedy–dance for the modern...

#3

#3 Amplified Storytelling Emerging from LMYE #2: Post-Verbatim  and growing further in scope and significance is the theme of technology. Specifically, microphones, loop pedals, editing software and headphones are highlighted as instruments that facilitate new...

#2

#2 Post-Verbatim The Aural/Oral Dramaturgies project proposes the term ‘post-verbatim’ – not as a new label for theatre work, but as a more precise designation for the kind of work that has gradually emerged in the aftermath of the documentary theatre trends of the...

Artists

Artists in Residence In December 2019, Aural/Oral Dramaturgies selected four Artists in Residence in partnership with Battersea Arts Centre (BAC) through an open call which had received over a hundred entries. The selected artists were deemed most emblematic of the...