Winner of a BankSA Best Dance Award at the 2022 Adelaide Fringe and fresh off the back of a 9-city European tour, 'Unfolding' is the multi-award winning work by star SA choreographer Lewis Major melding fluid dance with shifting 3D animations that have to be seen to be believed. Contemporary performance with its finger firmly on the current zeitgeist, join us for a short evening of world-class contemporary dance from the pre-eminent dance company in our state.
Director: Lewis Major
Choreography: Lewis Major with the dancers
Lighting, Visual Design and Creative Coding: Fausto Brusamolino
Music: James Brown
“This is an exquisite work, a perfect fusion of design, light and movement” – Maggie Tonkin, Dance Australia (on S/WORDS and Unfolding)
"This is frontier work, and Major is pushing its possibilities to a fascinating edge" – The Independent, Ireland
Presented by: Lewis Major
Lewis Major is a staunchly regional, South Australian choreographer, artistic director, and creative entrepreneur. He has a background in sheep shearing and a foreground in contemporary dance theatre. He has created 17 different works both independently and on commission and has presented them on 6 continents to widespread critical and commercial success.
Reviews & Fringefeed Reacts
This is an exquisite work, a perfect fusion of design, light and movement. - Maggie Tonkin, Dance Australia
The movement and light continues...as if the whirl of dance and light were to continue forever. - Deirdre Falvey, The Irish Times
Borders on perfection…A festival highlight. - Anita Sanders, Arts Hub
This is frontier work, and Major is pushing its possibilities to a fascinating edge. - Katy Hayes, Independent.ie
Unfolding, which opens Major’s double bill, amply fulfils expectations. - Katherine Tamiko Arguile, InReview