Modern Ritual is a night of new performances exploring ideas of ritual through music and words, evoking real and fictional landscapes. It features solo sets from acclaimed musicians Charles Hayward, Laura Cannell, Hoofus (André Bosman) and Ex-Easter Island Head, new sound performance/talks from writer/researchers Jennifer Lucy Allan and Luke Turner and a new collaboration between all of the artists.
Modern Ritual is ancient, modern, experimental, real, fictional, personal, folkloric. It explores human and mechanical rituals, failure of ritual and provides a platform to premiere new works in the UK.
Modern Ritual takes place at venues throughout the UK, between Autumn 2017 and Summer 2018, and one of the Modern Ritual performances at Café Oto in London was featured in a half page review in the Financial Times.
Every piece in this Modern Ritual likewise teased our sense of the here and now
Modern Ritual has been awarded Arts Council of England/National Lottery Funding to enable this series to take place at venues throughout the UK.
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