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1

Who is the choreographer?

Kendrick H2O Sandy

2

Who is the dance company?

Blue Boy Entertainment

3

What was the date of the first performance

May 2013

4

What dance style is used

Hip- Hop
Including
Krumping
Popping
Locking
Animation
Breaking
Whacking

5

What was the choreographic approach?

Working with the music, what type of sound. Manipulate the different styles

6

What was the stimulus

Music- Til Enda
Freedom of expressing yourself

7

What was the choreographic intention

Order and chaos. Group dance but solos break off. Young dancers to be inspired. Push the art form so audience will appreciate it

8

How many dancers

17 dancers
8 female
9 male

9

What is the duration

11 minutes

10

What’s the costume like

Pastel blue top and jeans, all quite fitting to show shape. Hair out of face- casual feel

11

What’s the lighting like

Spot lights on the dancers. Blue lights- intense blue colour- creates mood

12

What’s the performance environment

Proscenium arch stage

13

Staging and set

No set

14

Who wrote the piece Til Enda?

Olafur Arnalds

15

What does ‘emancipation’ mean?

To be set free

16

What does ‘expressionism’ mean?

A look on a persons face showing feelings

17

What happens in section 1

Genesis: feeling starts to grow and create from the womb of expressionism. An electrical current affecting dancers struggling to be free.

18

What happens in section 2

Growth and struggle: starts with individual dancers. Aggressive- struggle for recognition of individual passion. Ends with rugby scrum.

19

What happens in section 3

Connection and flow: between people, developing from a duet to a full ensemble. Aspects of memory, manipulation, flow. Merge and play between individuals.
Energy flows through dancers

20

What happens in section 4

Empowerment: energy is captured and released with a new found raw, super human power. Dancers are fully empowered.

21

How does the dance finish

Finish huddled together in unity before a final black out and bow

22

What’s the music in section 1 and 2

By Mikey J. Urban pieces, utilising powerful drum beats, electronic sounds

23

What’s the music like in section 3

Max Ricter: November, modern classical composition

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What’s the music like in section 4

Olafur Arnalds: TIL Enda, a fusion piece of music, urban percussive elements and classical string instruments

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What’s the lighting like in section 1

Intense blue colour and spot lights

26

What’s the lighting like in section 2

A pair of white lights from off stage right

27

What’s the lighting like in section 3

Lighting fades and snaps to black out

28

What is used to create texture in the air around the dances and is enhanced by the lighting?

Fog and smoke

29

Name the 4 signature move

Ninja walk
Ninja glide
Ninja static
Chariots of fire

30

Describe ninja walk

On the spot with fast running legs but slow arms going forward and back

31

What section is in ninja walk in

1

32

Describe ninja glide

Same as ninja walk but you then slide on a diagonal 4 times moving your arms

33

What section in ninja glide in

2

34

Describe ninja static

On the spot, feet stay still and make a bounce motion whilst arms go forward and back

35

What section is ninja static in

3

36

Describe chariots of fire

Going in a circle, you cross your arms down on each side then up on each side- spring motion

37

What section in chariots of fire in

4