Architectural London Festival
Went to an interesting event on Saturday. As part of the above the NLA car park on Store Street was astro turfed with a temporary timber and canvas structure as well as seating. RADA’s current second year production team put on Othello.
It was slightly surreal but was a thoroughly entertaining Saturday lunchtime as the hustle and bustle of consumerism flowed all around us and we were transported back through time. It was a wonderful idea but felt next time that an integration of a temporary stage set designed by architects would connect the two fields more.
I feel watching dancers possess space and move through it is an exaggerated reflection on our everyday relationship to space and that’s not including any other elements like music and light……