10 performances that did it for me in 2019

10 performances that did it for me in 2019

Here are 10 performances that have stuck with me this year. I had a difficult time narrowing things down to 10—I feel lucky to have seen a lot that impacted me. Lining these performances up, it seems I was impacted by strongly defined contexts that allowed live things to happen within them. Performances that felt […]

10 performances that did it for me in 2018

10 performances that did it for me in 2018

Here are 10 performances I have seen this year that have stayed with me in some way. As I look back on the year I can see that I have been in London much more than in previous years. I normally travel a lot and see performances in different parts of the UK and in […]

10 performances that did it for me in 2017

10 performances that did it for me in 2017

Now standing at the end of the year, these are the performances from 2017 that in some way stick out to me. I’m realising that several are performances that have been around awhile, but for whatever reason I have only just seen this year. I can see there are several by experienced artists who are […]

10 performances that did it for me in 2016

10 performances that did it for me in 2016

Looking back I can see repetition as a way of wearing away at something. I can see plurality and contradiction prioritised over singularity and neatness. Complexity over simplification. Space held for mystery. Dog whistles. Strangeness. I can see people being vulnerable. It doesn’t surprise me that this is what I was reaching for in 2016, […]