‘Mine!’ digs into our relationships to this term and questions the impacts on sustainable futures. Using the mining industry as a conceptual frame, responding to particular proposals for new mines in North Queensland, ‘Mine!’ revealed a culture of short-sightedness and self-gratification via object and possession, behaviours we challenge through this work.
2017: Performed at the ACT National Science Week ACT, supported by Inspiring Australia Science Seed Grant and QL2 Dance as a company in residence. February 2020: Performed at ANU. University Avenue. March 2020: Performed at Supercell: Festival of Contemporary Dance (Brisbane)
Concept, choreography and sound design: Alison Plevey. 2017 Performers: Jake Kuzma, Olivia Fyfe and Alison Plevey. 2020 Performers: Alison Plevey, Olivia Fyfe, Ryan Douglas Stone, Steve Gow & Alana Stenning.
Available for touring and event bookings. Duration: 20 minutes, can be performed multiple times daily. Suitable sites: Outdoors on the earth, parklands, mine site, warehouse. Contact: email@example.com
2017: Lorna Sim Photography 2020: Lorna Sim (ANU University Avenue) 2020: Jade Ellis (Brisbane CBD)