Thousands – Matthew Day

I wrote the live score to Matthew Day’s work Thousands, which is part of a Trilogy

“IT’S LIKE DISCO BUTOH IN A GOLD WASH. THAT’S ABOUT THE BEST I CAN DESCRIBE IT.” John Bailey

Presenting a series of quiet moments and details in an exquisitely poised and controlled performance by Matthew Day, Thousands simultaneously suggests many time zones and individuals. Its slow, unfurling rhythm creates a powerful sense of stillness, opening up new spaces between performer and audience.

Choreographer/Performer: Matthew Day
Sound: James Brown
Lighting: Travis Hodgson
Dramaturgy: Martin del Amo, Deborah Pollard, Yana Taylor

I took these promo shots for the work:

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