Earthfall was formed in 1989 by Jessica Cohen and Jim Ennis with a policy of forging radical choreography with live music and strong visual imagery. The company is based in Cardiff and has rapidly established itself as an outstanding exponent of pioneering dance theatre. Earthfall's issue-based work is concerned with seeking a personal honesty, passion and economy in physical performance to produce quality work of depth. Earthfall has performed throughout the world in many major festivals and has featured on numerous TV and radio broadcasts.
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Running Away With the Hairdresser
Earthfall returns to with their latest work - a stunning montage of film, live music, risk-taking choreography, text and song. Running Away With The Hairdresser
is a physical portrayal of extreme characters in extreme places. With a depth and black humour that draws from cinema, stand-up, opera and farce, Earthfall presents a heady mix of vital contemporary performance. With echoes of Hitchcock, Tarantino and Bill Hicks we witness people in rooms with secrets and yearnings that have chance meetings resulting in passionate, comic and fierce encounters