a sensual swirl of new music and dance spun from the tangled threads of European traditions
... dance listening to music listening to dance listening to music ...
The Chase brings together a collection of talented dancers & musicians who aim to explore the boundaries & dynamics of their evolving traditions. With choreographic & performance skills and the depth of knowledge of various traditions, the dancing of Kerry Fletcher, Fi Fraser, Jo Freya, Anna Pack, Karen Tweed, Chris Walshaw & Frances Watt is combined with an exciting range of instrumental possibilities including bagpipes from Chris, flute from Frances and saxophone & fiddle from Jo and Fi, respectively. Jo, Fi and Frances also provide vocals and sung dances are a feature of the performance. It is a group with the unique strength that all the musicians are experienced & enthusiastic dancers who also dance as part of the performance.
The Chase is no longer performing - this page remains available as an archive only and is not maintained.