Chocolate

Dance, Physical Theatre and Circus (immersive, music)

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  • Assembly Rooms - Bijou
  • 14:30
  • Aug 24
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 12+ (Guideline)
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Group: Java Dance Theatre
  • Warnings and additional info: Age Category: 12 and above (12+)(Audience Participation)
  • Accessibility: May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 18 months

Description

It's time to taste. We bring you inside a rich dark chocolatey story. Dance. Theatre. Lush live music. Cacao pods burst, melted chocolate flows and cravings surge. Immerse yourself in cacao, conflicting desires, the anticipation of tasting and full-bodied wild sensory dance. Brought to you by Feast Fest and the creators of Back of the Bus. 'Java Dance Theatre is in demand – it's quite possibly the hottest thing to hit New Zealand audiences' (TheatreView.org.nz). A brand-new work from Java's delicious Artisan Series. DarkChat Award winner for Best Dance Edinburgh 2016. For people who want more.

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: Ramped access
  • Wheelchair access type: Level Access

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

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The Wee Review (5/5 stars) 83 days ago

Chocolate from the Java Dance Company of New Zealand is a fantastic hour of entertainment that defies description. Part dance, part virtuoso violin and cello, part physical theatre, part burlesque; it deserves it’s own category in the world of theatre, a mind-boggling hidden realm entered by what Bert the Chimney...

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Fest (3/5 stars) 88 days ago

New Zealand's Java Dance Theatre has previously created work inspired by bread, wine and cheese. Now comes this tasty, unpretentiously playful and interactive exploration of the pleasures associated with chocolate, choreographed by Sacha Copland. The intimate, jewel-like Bijou—a small Spiegeltent that is a part of George Street's Assembly Rooms—is ideal....

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