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Gecko – Institute

The Place Theatre (London)
2 – 12 March 2016

Four male performers, portray four very familiar human beings, each driven by a desire to care and be cared for…
Ipswich-based Gecko has a reputation for generating unique worlds using exquisite stage craft and breath-taking choreography. Institute uses movement, imagery and a range of choreographic styles to further explore the complexity of human behaviour. As well as being visually captivating, Institute is extremely intimate and often very funny. An incisive dissection of the way we nurture and care for ourselves and each other.
(Recommended age 12+)

Monday 7 March is ‘pay what you can’ evening, and there is also a pre-show talk from 5pm - 6.30pm

Explore Gecko's Institute - Join a member of the company for a practical introduction to the work of Gecko, exploring some of the key ideas in Institute.  This workshop is suitable for teenagers and young adults with some experience of contemporary dance or theatre. 

£12 or free with a ticket to the show (must be purchased in the same transaction)

THU 3 & TUE 8 MAR Stay after the show for a discussion with Amit and the company (British Sign Language interpreted on Tue 8). Free event.

theplace.org.uk/whats-on/gecko