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71Bodies 1Dance by Daniel Mariblanca

71Bodies 1Dance by Daniel Mariblanca
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28 Jun 2019

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Yorkshire Dance

3 St Peter's Building, St Peter's Square, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS9 8AH

What is gender? What does it mean to be transgender? What is the difference between a transgender person and a cisgender person? What differences are there between gender identity, gender expression, biological sex, and sexual orientation? What does it mean to live in the closet? What does it mean to come out?

71 BODIES 1 DANCE is an interdisciplinary and choreographic initiative by Daniel Mariblanca in which photography and dance performance are in dialogue to create and intersectional format that pertains to the reality and complexity of the wide spectrum of (trans)gender identities.

The work is inspired by 71 personal experiences and testimonies from transgender individuals in Europe. Yorkshire Dance presents fifteen portraits and three black little boxes.

This artistic project gives visibility, awakes curiosity and generates knowledge about the transgender community – from a human level through an artistic work.

For ages 16+

Contains nudity.

Part of Encounters a 2-day Pay As You Feel festival exploring gender diversity. Come along and join crowd a of inspiring dance artists from Friday 28 - Saturday 29 June. 

Image Info: © Ursula Kaufmann

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This is a Pay As You Feel Event - Payments can be made on the day. Age 16+Contains nudity.

Yorkshire Dance
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  • Dance
  • Exhibitions
  • LGBT+
  • Performance
  • Photography
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  • Visual Art
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