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PACT Salon: Desire Lines

February 24 @ 6:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Saturday, repeating until February 24, 2018

PACT Salon: Desire Lines

Sebastian Henry-Jones and Maeve Parker

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24 Feb 2018

Sessions start 6pm and 7.30pm

 

Venue: Presented by: PACT Centre for Emerging Artists / Curated By: Desire Lines
Theatre Company: PACT Centre for Emerging Artists

Duration: N/A


PACT Centre for Emerging Artists will present an inspired new showcase of performance, theatre and art in PACT Salon: Desire Lines on Saturday 24th February.

Taking inspiration from the uncertain nature of performance itself, the first PACT Salon event for 2018 will be presented by Desire Lines, an art series established by emerging curators and artists Sebastian Henry-Jones and Maeve Parker.

Adopting the format of a walking tour, PACT Salon: Desire Lines will take audiences on a guided journey between performances, installations and sonic experiences, each designed to interrogate ideas of authenticity, memory and spectatorship.

This curated collection of diverse acts aims to playfully challenge the audience’s experience of each work by blurring the lines between performance, art and space.

“We want to unsettle the conventional experience of performance by playing with its boundaries,’ said Maeve. ‘The artists we’ve curated will have the space they require to explore these edges, whilst audiences will hopefully walk away with a new notion of what a performance can be.”

PACT Salons are one-night-only mini festivals showcasing eclectic new works by some of Sydney’s most compelling emerging performance, visual and media artists. Salons are where performance, party and critical dialogue collide to form a unique interactive experience.

Curated By: Desire Lines
Performers: Al Joel and collaborators, Aaron Chen, Austin Buckett, Megan Hanson, Emily Parsons-Lord, Leila Rayes, Luigi Vescio and Get To Work.

PACT Salon: Desire Lines is proudly supported by the City of Sydney through the Cultural Grants Program and Create NSW.


Ticket Prices
$15 pre-sale. $20 at the door

Details

Date:
February 24
Time:
6:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Venue

PACT Theatre
107 Railway Parade
Eveleigh, NSW 2015 Australia
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Website:
http://www.pact.net.au

Other

Price Range
Under $35
Venue Seating
under 100

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