Henri Oguike Dance Company
Since he burst onto the scene in 1996, Henri Oguike has become a leading force in dance. Combining technical virtuosity with the immediacy of live music, his work has won numerous awards and given a creative blood transfusion to the world of contemporary dance. By turns thundering and gentle, visceral and flirtatious, the work of this dynamic young company.
Archive :: production:T01538942165, dance or ballet:S02072899242, venue:V260
H2O/F.P.S. Parts 1 and 2 /FinaleF.P.S. (Frames Per Second) Parts 1 and 2
- This exquisite solo, danced by Oguike and made in collaboration with lighting designer Guy Hoare, traces the relationship between movment, light and sound. F.P.S. Part 1
is set to the Kronos Quartet's string version of Bill Evan's Piece Peace. For F.P.S. Part 2
, Oguike returns to the original piano version to create a new duet. Finale
This celebratory work for the whole company is set to the Latin-rhythms of French composer, Rene Aubry.