A grotesque creature navigating the world through the lens of a stereotypical “hot-body”. A creature trying to live up to the expectations of the world around her, riddled with insecurity and self-hate. Sabotaged by her limitations.
Choreographed and performed by Bonnie Curtis, Mentored by Kay Armstrong, Sound Design by Fiona Lloyd Harding, Dramaturgy by Nell Ranney (Photography Credit: David Bonnell - Sydney Dance Photography).
Bonnie Curtis trained at the Academy of Music and Performing Arts and completed a secondment with Australian Dance Theatre. Bonnie has worked as an independent artist, playing the role of producer, director, choreographer and performer in works for film, installation and live performance.
Her creations and collaborations have appeared at ImPulsTanz, Museum Moderner Kunst (AT), Girona Film Festival (ES), Quadstock Music Festival (US), CinéWomen|Womenartconnect (EU), Asia International Youth Short Film Exhibition (CN), NZ Fringe, Biennale of Sydney, Sydney World Film Festival, and Sydney Fringe Festival (AU), among others. Most recently, Bonnie has been selected for the ATLAS Program for Choreographers at ImPulsTanz Dance Festival in Austria, 2021.
We consider the health and safety of our audiences, artists and staff our highest priority. In response to COVID-19, we ask you to:
Stay home if you feel unwell (no cancellation fees apply).
Maintain physical distancing of 1.5ms from others.
Sanitise your hands and register your attendance on entry.
Switch the COVIDSafe app to “flight mode” with Bluetooth activated.
When shown your allocated seat, stay in your allocated seat.
At the end of the show, leave the venue when instructed by staff.
What we are doing to ensure you are COVIDSafe at The Flying Nun:
Capping our audience at 50 people per show.
Ensuring that artists and staff are well before they start work.
Sanitising all furniture and touchpoints prior to each opening.
Reducing the size of our foyer bar to deter loitering.
Reconfiguring our venue to manage physical distancing.
Ensuring a 1.5m distance between stage and the audience.
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