Contemporary dance meets gaming technology in this ground-breaking new work by Shaun Parker and Company. Conceived to engender emotional resilience in young people, RE:MOTE uses newly developed hand held devices called AirSticks that allow phenomenal hip hop artist Libby Montilla to control sound with his body. In a series of pop-up performances around the Parramatta Lanes sites, Libby finds himself trapped in a video game world and has to fight his way back out into the natural world.
Shaun Parker & Company is an exhilarating and bold Australian dance company that creates critically acclaimed dance productions renowned for their integration of stimulating choreographic forms, arresting musical scores and theatrical invention. Led by award winning Artistic Director and Choreographer Shaun Parker, his work is described as ‘so cutting edge it actually wanders off the edge of any single-word definition…’