OSTRICH


(2001) Ostrich deals with the human characteristics of fear. When and why do we become scared and how do we deal with fear of demands, confrontations, love and seduction. Dancers and musicians combine quirky, dysfunctional movement, text and sound.


Choreography: Hanna Gillgren

Costume design: Heidi Rustgaard

Performance: Hanna Gillgren, Heidi Rustgaard

Sound: New Breed of Alternative Workers
Funded by London Arts Board, The Embassy of Sweden, The Norwegian Embassy and The Robin Howard Foundation.

Supported by The Jerwood Space
Ostrich premiered at Jacksons Lane in 2001.


what the press says
“h2dance performing Ostrich was hilarious..They were wonderful.”
Stuart Sweeney, Critical Dance