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Masako Matsushita

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

Behind the Speech you can hear

The result of the artist Masako Matsushita's research into Japanese and Italian gestures and non-verbal communication, Behind the Speech you can hear is a piece that speaks, without words, about two very different cultures. In a choreography that studies shape, opposition, form, contrast, play, understanding and misunderstanding, four dancers recontextualise movements that are strange yet familiar...