A spectacle of sound and visuals, Grin masquerades and undermines hierarchies of power. Grin inverts the continued colonial narratives of black bodies and Caribbean dance styles being solely exotic and hyper-sexualised. Grin is a celebratory performance, inviting you into the carnival.
"Grins all round, the very epitome of exuberance and black positivity." The Tempohouse - Lorna Irvine
Direction and choreography
Music Composer: Patricia Panther
Costume Designer: Zephyr Liddell
Lighting Designer: Alberto Santos Bellido
Developed and Supported with Tramway, Dance Base, Dance House Glasgow, The Work Room and 'AMPS' (Jerwood Charitable Foundation / Nick Anderson), Project X and Creative Scotland
Video by Lucas Kao