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David Bower of Signdance Collective blogs on the work and travels of a dynamic sign dance performance company

Autumn 2008

26 September 2008


David Bower of Signdance Collective during a rehearsal of Travelling. Photo by Rob Walker

After Turkey, having created three of the pieces for 'Three Films + one', we set off to join Carovana in Sardinia to work on our final piece. This work, rather appropriately came to be called 'Travelling'. We had comissioned Carovana, a long time collaborator to create the work. They are based in Sardinia's capital, Cagliari. photo of performer The first problem we encountered was how to make the work in just a period of four weeks. As both Carovana and ourselves usually take two years to...

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