15 December

Touring January 2019

Neither Here Nor There is a new work created and performed by artists Jo Fong and Sonia Hughes.

The show will be part of Chinese Arts Now’s annual festival in London

and Centre For Chinese Contemporary Arts’s Season for Change in Manchester

Details on the performances

London HERE

Manchester  HERE

27 November

CAN Festival – Early Bird tickets

Book before the 21st December for Chinese Arts Now Festival 2019.

10% off all festival ticket prices.

Neither Here Nor There will be presented at venues across London January 2019.

Created and hosted by artists Jo Fong and Sonia Hughes.

Venues:

London Chinese Community Centre

2 Leicester Court

WC2H 7DW

22nd January
14:00 – 15:30

Toynbee Studios (Artsadmin)

28 Commercial Street
E1 6AB
Box office tel: 020 7650 2350

23rd January
18:00 – 19:30
23rd January
20:30 – 22:00

Photographer’s Gallery

16–18 Ramillies Street
W1F 7LW

24th January
11:00 – 12:30
24th January
14:00 – 15:30

Photo Solomon Hughes

19 November

Wallflower – Autumn 2018

Quarantine’s Wallflower is touring this autumn.

Jo will be performing alongside Karl Jay-Lewin, Charlie Morrissey, James Monaghan, Caroline Dubois and probably some other familiar faces.

New Adelphi, Salford – 19 October 2018

Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts, Brighton – 23 & 24 November 2018

Square Chapel, Halifax – 30 November & 1 December 2018

**** ‘A magical experience…’ Theaterkrant, Netherlands

The people on stage in Wallflower are trying to remember every dance they’ve ever danced. Some are professional dancers, some are not. Spanning a lifetime of music, fashion, politics, friendships, parties, love and loss, Wallflower is a show about how dancing shapes our lives.

Quarantine are internationally acclaimed for creating theatre out of everyday life.

30 October

An Invitation… in Liverpool

An Invitation… joins the fantastic programme of female makers and choreographers for Liverpool’s LEAP Dance Festival 2018.

6th Nov

2pm and 6pm

**** “An Invitation… is performance distilled to its essence” The Observer

LEAP Dance Festival Liverpool
The Warehouse Studio Theatre, Hope University Creative Campus.
Tickets : £9.50 / £7.50

To book tickets click HERE

25 October

Tenancy – Manchester/Salford

Jo Fong and Sonia Hughes will be in residency in Manchester as part of Quarantine’s Tenancy Project which is about people and place.

Jo Fong is a director, choreographer and performer based in Cardiff and Sonia Hughes is a writer and performer who lives in the Colne Valley in Yorkshire. They collaborate on artistic events that explore the power of conversation, authentic encounters and finding ways to form community.

For full details on the project – Click HERE

The artists will be exploring and developing their new work entitled Neither Here Nor There.

Try – out presentations will take place at the house

2a Springfield Lane, Irwell Riverside, Salford, M3 7FH, UK.

9th Nov 7pm

10th Nov 11am and 4pm

11th Nov 4pm

To book a ticket please contact info@qtine.com

20 August

China Changing – A Discussion and A Movement Workshop

Southbank Centre, London

This October Jo will be leading a “Kitchen Table” discussion and Physical Workshop for China Changing Festival at the Southbank, London. 

For details on the whole festival 4 OCT 2018 – 7 OCT 2018 see the LINK 

Ways of Being Together is part a series of workshops, discussions and performances centred around the idea of Belonging. 

Both events are FREE to attend, places are limited so do book.

SEE BELOW.

Ways of Being Together – A discussion led by Jo Fong

Friday 5th Oct 2018

6pm – 9pm

Join Jo for a table discussion  – the kitchen table is where many a good idea will start.  This gathering is suitable for artists from any genre music, dance, visual arts, film… or perhaps you are someone who is interested in the question, What is Community?  Jo is interested in spontaneity, authentic encounters and drawing on our own experiences.  She wants to stimulate fresh conversation, empowerment and action, creating an art action or a pledge, something positive however small or potentially groundbreaking.  This project stimulates conversation around collaboration, participation, inclusivity…  We have also talked about parties, friendship, responsibility, gardens, permaculture and other things.  

As part of China Changing there will conversations about “Chineseness” in Britain.

Presence. Visibility. Audibility.

Suitable for all aged 16+. Places are limited so please sign up HERE

 
Ways of Being Together – A movement workshop led by Jo Fong
Saturday 6th Oct 2018
2pm – 6pm
11 August

LEAP – An Invitation… Liverpool

LEAP DANCE FESTIVAL 2nd-12th Nov 2018

An Invitation… heads to Liverpool for two performances alongside some of the UK’s most exciting contemporary makers and performers.

For the full line up see this LINK

An Invitation…

November 6th  2018

2pm and 6pm
The Warehouse Studio Theatre
Tickets : £9.50 / £7.50

An Invitation... is an alive and evolving work.
An Invitation… is about connection, conversation, spontaneity and uncertainty. It’s also playful, joyous, imaginative, powerful and human.
An Invitation… is about us.
We are creating this performance now.
We play the performer.
We play the audience.
We are the show.
chairs
4 August

Free classes this August

Do JOIN

This August Jo will be teaching company class for National Dance Company Wales at the Dance House, Cardiff.
Lots of classes to choose from this summer
Jo Fong dates are 15, 16, 17 and 28th Aug

For more information and to book a place Register here

2 August

A Review – Ways of Being Together

Ways of Being Together happened as part of Cardiff Dance Festival at Chapter.

Review

The Sprout ****

20 July

Internationale Tanzmesse 2018 – Dusseldorf

Jo will be heading to Tanzmesse supported by Wales Arts International and National Dance Company Wales.

At Tanzmesse, artists from more than 50 countries in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia find an equal opportunity to present their work to a professional audience. Tanzmesse is an event dedicated to contemporary dance without any specific geographical focus.