National Dance Company Wales’ one night stand at The Place was an exciting experience that opened with a lyrical duet by Lee Johnston, continued with a witty post-modern work by Alexander Ekman and culminated in Caroline Finn’s startling and theatrical creation Folk.

In Johnston’s carefully constructed and very beautiful They Seek To Find the Happiness They Seem, Matteo Marfoglia and Elena Thomas moved in harmonious synchrony through perfectly spaced floor patterns, conveying togetherness with a sense of separation; familiarity alongside lack of communication. (more…)