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Magical Christmas at DanceHouse

Italy’s Compagnia TPO return to the Jerwood DanceHouse with a magical show for Christmas following a sell-out run in December 2009

This festive season follow the delightful transformation from caterpillar to butterfly with Compagnia TPO one of Italy’s leading children’s theatre companies. A truly magical show for Christmas, Butterflies is for children aged four years plus, and will run at the Jerwood DanceHouse Ipswich from Saturday 13th until Monday 22nd December.

farfalle_11Observe a butterfly move. The fluttering of its wings looks as though a delicate paintbrush was painting the air, but it also looks like a dance. Using motion capture technology, Compagnia TPO invites you to a festive, playful, theatrical experience. Dotted with moments of participation, children are invited to watch and join in with the company’s dancers. Paint with your arms, compose lullabies with your feet and chase caterpillars on all fours.

Featuring a stunning performance space that is touch sensitive, Butterflies creates an imaginary environment for both performers and curious onlookers alike.

A sell-out success when it debuted at the Jerwood DanceHouse in December 2009, get ready for a spectacular theatrical experience for the eyes, ears, fingers and toes.

For more information and to book tickets please call the friendly Box Office on
01473 295230 or visit www.danceeast.co.uk.

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