Stillness and movement, axis and arch, the eye of a storm A point of departure, a point of return Focus, relation, connection
Helica explores the cyclic nature of life, the constant flux of growth and decay, awakening, thriving and returning to rest.
A vibrant and colourful new ensemble work created as part of Helga's Dance Artist in Residence Programme at Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre. Direction & Choreography: Helga Deasy Music: Darragh Kearns-Hayes Dancers: Performance at West Cork Arts Centre: Sara Hernandez, Sarah Ryan, Alba Lorca Performance at Ecopoetic, NY: Sara Hernandez, Kevin Hayes, Bella Boldt
Performed at West Cork Arts Centre (2017). Toured to New York for performances at Ecopoetic, Laban/Bartenieff Institute of Movement Studies 40th anniversary celebration, Washington Square Park, Manhattan (2018) with kind support from Culture Ireland. Helica is supported by the Arts Council Ireland, Cork County Council, Uillinn West Cork Arts Centre, Cork City Council, the Firkin Crane and Culture Ireland.