the tension that remains in a space after someone has left it?There is a tension that remains in the wake of a separation; we feel the presence of that absence. Traces left by the absent person create a landscape with a sense of aftermath, which we struggle to negotiate, surging and pulling at thoughts and sensations. What is the flavour of
Approximately 30m of bandages bind the dancers as they alternate between struggle to emerge from its confines, and to keep a hold on each other, oscillating between danger and tenderness.
Aftermath was shown as part of ‘Project Brand New 6 - The Lively Fall’ in the Project Arts Centre, Dublin in December 2010 and at Solstice, Cork Midsummer Festival, June 2011