UMANOOVE/DIDY VELDMAN is very excited to be working on a new production called 'The Knot'. Which will premiere in Ipswich at Dance East on 9 Feb.'18!
She is waiting to hear if her Arts Council of England application has been accepted. She auditioned dancers at the end of Aug.'17 and found a fabulous creative team. Two of the dancers who were part of The Happiness Project, Dane Hurst and Mathieu Geffre will join her again in her next creative journey and she has yet to confirm the other 3 dancers. Ben Ormerod her usual collaborator for light design will be part of the team again, Keaton Henson will be composing half of the evenings music intertwined with Igor Stravinsky's score 'Les Noces'.
Rehearsal period in London UK: w/c 30 Oct until 8 Dec.’17 and 22 Jan. until 9 Feb. ’18 with performances in Feb ’18 and Nov. ’18 throughout the UK and Scotland.