Tuesday, June 10th & Wednesday, June 11th, 10:00 p.m.

Sore For Punching You (Toronto) | Final Savage Land

Sore for Punching You- Credit Joseph Fuda


Photo by Joseph Fuda

Choreographer/Artistic Director Allison Cummings’ lushly atmospheric duet creates a togetherness that is at once disturbing and beautiful. Inspired by Arvo Pärt’s piano composition, Für Alina and part twisted fairy tale, Final Savage Land delves into the beauty and horror of co-dependency and the savagery of survival, taking the audience on an intimate operatic journey to a world where what we overcome may just consume us.

“The work unfurls slowly as the pair traverse a long narrow gallery space, holding hands, scattering then following a trail of snowflakes. Green vines grow delicately from the cracks in the plaster walls, birds twitter. Lyon Smith’s moody sound design supports our premonition that this Hansel and Gretel are headed for disaster.” – Kathleen Smith, NOW Magazine (Toronto)

Cast: Linnea Swan, Luke Garwood

When: Tuesday, June 10th & Wednesday, June 11th, 10:00 p.m.
Where: Pop It Up, 129 Holland Ave
Tickets: $25 adults, $22 students, seniors and CADA members
Small capacity venue, limited tickets.
Duration: 1hr

About Sore For Punching You:

Sore for Punching You, is the company name for all the artistic endeavours created by Allison Cummings. The company’s many works often delve into socially conscious subject matters that explore questions of tradition, titles and authenticity. While using techniques that link humanity to artistic creativity and hospitality, they also link the juxtapositions between humour, darkness, impulse and detailed precision. Allison’s content-driven performance envelops diversity by creating original relational aesthetics. For more information, click here.

Watch a video for Final Savage Land

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Watch Allison Cummings discuss Final Savage Land with Bathtub Bran

bathtub bran with allison (From web)

Read a Review – Now Magazine
Online interview – Evi-Dance on CIUT 89.5 FM

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