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Step Suns: The First Step

£7 Early Bird/£10 Advance/£12 On the Door

Join three artists for a night of music, movement and expression.
There'll be the first showing of a new development project:

The First Step: Finding one's voice and starting a movement. Devised and performed by  Toussaint To Move, Muti Musafiri and Marv Radio, This piece expresses the struggle in being truly heard and seen, exploring masculinity, isolation and brotherhood through dance, beatbox and spoken word. (30 min)

And the artists will be performing excerpts from their own shows:

Windows of Displacement: Working with dance, song and spoken word, exploring diverse identities in today’s England. Exploring his own experience of being a Jamaican born citizen now a citizen in the UK. with historical as well as current political and socio-economic references. (20 min excerpt)

Mantra: From South London to the Amazon Rainforest - Mantra is a journey into the power of words, sound and music. Join beatbox champion, vocalist and storyteller Marv Radio for a high-energy hip-hop musical about mental health, music, healing and shamanism. (20 min excerpt)

Sanctum: a continuation of  'Entheogen',  previously premiered in New Zealand, Waiheke Island 2017, incorporating Visual Arts, Spoken and Movement based expression. Developed by Muti Musafiri within his practise 'Living For:m'.

"One man in his finite roots finding refuge in universal truth within an illusory world he must transcend."
(20 min excerpt)

Later Event: 29 July
The House - Edinburgh Preview