Divagate (1997)

whose a freude sung by melanie marshall

Cast : Liz Aggiss, Richard Knight, Sebastian Gonzalez, Melanie Marshall (soprano)

Costume: Tig Evans. Lighting: Bill Deverson.

Co-commissioned by The Gardner Arts Centre and The Royal Festival Hall, Divagate is a Watergate of excuses. Based on the Latin definition ‘divagari’ to digress, this interdisciplinary work includes specially made dance films, in collaboration with Jeff Baynes, slide projections created by Jane Fox.

Premiere10th October 1997 Gardner Arts Centre Brighton

References for Divagate
Aggiss, L, Cowie B Bramley, I (2006) Anarchic Dance. Routledge
Whitehead, J. (Oct 30 1997) Never Afraid to Shock The Stage

Extracts available of the live performance, on DVD, in the book ‘Anarchic Dance by Liz Aggiss, Billy Cowie with Ian Bramley (Routledge)