relationships

The Nursery Web

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Every story has a beginning, a middle and an end, but a new play that’s about to hit The Butterfly Club in Melbourne – The Nursery Web – uses all three parts to frame a bigger story about the nature of romantic relationships. Red Magpie sat down for a chat with the talented all-woman team behind this intriguing production – writer and director Kotryna Gesait, and assistant directors Genevieve Neve and Lulu Jemimah – as they tell us about the play and their backgrounds ahead of The Nursery Web’s opening night tonight.

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Three Body Problem

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Three Body Problem is a dance piece performed by three dancers in what feels more like a Petri dish than a stage – the first tip-off as to choreographer Paul Jackson’s enduring love of science. It also sets some of the core themes for an up-close-and-personal 25 minutes of exploring bodily interrelations. Does this sound a bit intimate? It should, but not in the way that you might think.

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