The Phoenix Centre, Newton Dee Village
Tuesday 11 October 2022
After a thrilling, sold-out run at Edinburgh Fringe 2019, 6 Feet 3 Shoes, is ready for a full UK tour in 2022.
In addition to glowing reviews, the show was shortlisted for the prestigious Total Theatre for Dance and greeted with exuberant standing ovations from capacity audiences. This heart-warming show from choreographer/dancer Jen Wren, entranced audiences of all ages, from children through to pensioners, from a wide variety of backgrounds.
A poignant story about the ties that bind us and the fantastic outcome of shared cultures. A beautiful blend of Scotland and Spain… NOT TO BE MISSED **** Broadway Baby
6 Feet 3 Shoes is a celebration of friendship across borders told through feisty, percussive flamenco, Scottish and contemporary dance, performed by three dancers plus two musicians who play exhilarating live guitar and fiddle. Dance, storytelling, song and foot-stomping rhythms bring to life a story that resonates across generations and cultures. Come and share in tender moments through to a good old giggle with a captivating ensemble of performers.
Jen Wren is a multi-skilled international dance artist and creative director. Born in Scotland but with strong Spanish links, Jen references these cultures in her work, embedding traditional steps and music into productions – accenting these with emotion and a sense of adventure.
raw energy, rhythm and fun… **** Daily Business Magazine
Audiences have the opportunity to join the company in post-show events ranging from Q&A’s, Quizzes on themes of the work and a short, fun Ceilidh at the end of the show.
Under 18s / Full Time Education / Newton Dee Residents £7
Family (4 tickets, maximum 2 adults) £32
Available online now at www.neatshows.org.uk