CURATED BY PIP WALLIS AND BROOKE BABINGTON
EXHIBITION 29 MAY – 21 JUNE 2014
Wednesday 28 May 6pm – 6:30pm Brian Fuata
Saturday 14 June 3pm – 4pm Lauren Godfrey and Siôn Parkinson, Die Puffbrause, Per Favor!!
Words as (but also, more so) actions of Speaker and Listener
together-alone. Text as the line between, around, players; Conversationally, you hold me.
W takes the stage, rouses S and sits on-tip-of-tongue.
S: “(Hard Spoken words,
Fake talk stumbling block)”
W moves centre stage
S and L exchange glances
W gestures to L, seated
S and L swap
TAKE NO LAY DOWN performs text, sometimes materially. Punctuation acting out stage directions.
Linguistic structures, speech textures and mis-reading are played out,
Develop the skills to talk to strangers,
Not afraid to express my words,
Stay in touch.