Displaced



#FindYour Escape, Story, Groove, Thrill, Talent

The cinematic re-imagining of Akeim Toussaint Buck’s one-man dance theatre piece, Windows of Displacement. This energetic dance cinema adaptation translates the acclaimed stage piece into a new medium. Featuring kinetic dance and a myriad of location switches, Displaced pushes the boundaries of dance storytelling. This memorable piece uses explosive dance and deep poetic text to tell an untold story from a place of humanity and love, transcending despair and turmoil. Explores contemporary challenges such as culture, place, race and imperialism. A journey of reflection, calling for global change.

Written and Performed by | Akeim Toussaint Buck

With | Arthur France MBE, Khadijah Ibrahiim, Pariss Elektra, Azizi Cole, Cleve ‘Rev Chunky’ Freckleton, Solomon Charles-Kelly
Lorina Gumbs, Giovanna Faith Paul, Acacia Paul, Kaya Moore, Cleo Stoute, Chescot Clark, Aida Fofana, Jimmy Cooke, Jordan Marcus, Kadeana Holding, Jessica Holding, Andre Johnson, Jacob Macima, E Wallace, Azhar Miah, Omari Swanston-Jeffers, Ali Akhtar, Wassi, Byram

Directed by | Akeim Toussaint Buck and Ashley Karrell
Cinematography by | James Williams
Music Composition by | Otis Jones
Sound Recordists | Rob Wingfield and Liam Gilchrist

Performed in English
Auto-generated closed captions available

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/895282711

Part of the C ARTS programme, a home for international independent arts, showcasing creativity, celebrating diversity, at C venues at the Edinburgh Fringe and on the C digital online platform year-round. Full programme at http://www.CtheArts.com

https://youtu.be/cP5v5vJT30A

Reviews


Windows of Displacement by Akeim Toussaint Buck is absolutely stunning.

- Theatre Scotland, ★★★★★

Such a charismatic performer.... his passionate story is so moving and heartfelt

- EdinburghGuide.com

A transfixing hour of spoken word, song, and dance... especially salient

- TheatreFullStop.com

Company: To Move (Jamaica/UK) with C ARTS

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Genre: Circus Dance & Physical Theatre

Duration: 40 mins


Venues: C ARTS | C venues | C digital


Venue Accessibility:

Assistance Dogs Welcome Assistance Dogs Welcome

Wheelchair Accessible Wheelchair Accessible


Age suitability:
7+ (Guideline)


Babes in Arms policy:
Under 2's are allowed in for free on the lap of a guardian.


Content Warnings:

 Depictions and references to Violence Depictions and references to Violence


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