Ode to Heartache (2020)

Commissioned by Nottingham Contemporary.
 
A musical performance for The Heartbreaker’s Ball; a ‘Lynchian fever dream’ anti valentines prom, at Nottingham Contemporary.
 
“Lamenting loves lost, life’s disappointments and general ennui; these homecoming queens of heartbreak appear as the horsewomen of the heartocalypse, using song and choreography to weave a journey of inner voices, self doubt and ultimately catharsis”

Music, Choreography & Direction: Louise O'Connor

Performers: Aimee Neat, Jennifer Pengilly, Mu Fukada, Tareneh Jaranpour, Louise O'Connor

Event consultant for Heartbreaker's Ball: Louise O'Connor

Creative producer for Heartbreaker's Ball: Niki Harman

Commissioned by Screen at Nottingham Contemporary

© 2020 Louise O'Connor