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