In this sprawling sonic universe, the dancers come to life; when they move, it’s with the force of obsession and their bodies shift between repose and ecstatic motion. It’s dance and movement so entrancing that you’ll struggle to stay in your seat as the propulsive beats roll and the dancers move in finely controlled harmony. Beauty is rarely this entertaining, and entertainment rarely this exalted.
Frédérick Gravel is a dancer, choreographer, guitarist, singer, and lighting designer whose work has been presented at major festivals and venues around the world, including at the Quick in the fall of 2017 with audience favorite, All Hell is Breaking Loose, Honey. Gravel cultivates artistic ambiguity, cultural meeting points, the mixing of disciplines, and post-modern irony.