Inspired by the original choreographic score by Lucinda Childs and the exhibited artefacts at Backlit Gallery, Dance4 has invited Sally Doughty to make a response to the Einstein on the Beach exhibition within the gallery spaces.

Hourglass is a response to the exhibition and specifically a section from the original opera score by Lucinda Childs entitled Knee Play Three. The score itself looks like a sort of cross-stitch tapestry.  It’s a response to the score and the artefacts in the space generally and the space itself to an extent.

Hourglass was performed at Backlit Gallery in May 2015.

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