One expands to galactic size and climbs the stars. One hunter becomes the hunted. One flies. One dies. Physical theatre performer Trevor Copp uses movement to launch into places where words cannot follow.
Air toured to Ottawa’s Undercurrents and St. Catherine’s In the Soil Festivals, and opened in 2016 at the Burlington Performing Art Centre.
The piece works for young and old audiences beautifully. By adapting which pieces are selected (the piece exists as a series of short stories) it can be performed for ages 8-15 or adults 15+. Young audiences - often having zero context for Mime - receive it as a wholly new breakdance/story event, older audiences recall traditional Mime.