ALEX LITTLE’S “7 CHAIRS”
Live Dance Performance: Alex Little’s “7 Chairs” – with Escape Artists
What: An 8-minute live dance performance.
Goal: To invite and engage the audience into a real time interpersonal experience of 7 different individuals’ inner struggles, expressed through a powerfully creative live dance performance.
Created & Choreographed by Breaking the Chains Foundation Board Member, Alex Little, in collaboration with the Dancers from her company Escape Artists.
The 7 Chairs Performance is powerfully vulnerable, revealing and freeing. It breaks the silence about inner struggles often underpinning negative body-image relationships, disordered eating and other challenges. Through the art of dance, seven performers come together in an anonymous meeting to share their stories and listen to other’s in real time, thereby generating solidarity, honesty and hope for all involved. This illuminating process is both captivating and transformative; it also highlights the fact that the willingness to see and hear, as well as to be seen and heard, is the foundation for all healing. As an audience member, you will be reminded that “I, You, We…Are Not Alone