Speak Easy Secrets (2013)
Created in collaboration with choreographer Lucy Ridley / The People Pile
Costumes by Jocelyn Koning
Lighting Design by Fay Patterson
Sound Design by Oli Newman
Production/Stage Management by Gene Giron and Daniel Callandine
Danced by: Miyako Asano, Kim Amundsen, Stephanie Berge, Michelle Buckley, Jeremy Colvard, Chiara Favaretti, Bless Klepcharek, Marc Krause, Eric Sosa Sanchez
Featuring Kevin Neal, Tap dancer Junior Lanyan, and the Michele Drees Quartet
And for The People Pile: Aisha Krupska, Kristy Green, Nicola Hospedales, Lucy Ridley, Valerie Tello Giusto, Jess Williams, Alexandra Wood,
An Arts Council England-funded, full evening work with live music and audience interactivity. Premiered at The Broadway Theatre in Barking, London.
Speak Easy Secrets is available as an immersive performance in your theatre, warehouse or ballroom or other open space. The cast of 15 blends quality dancing with characters and audience interaction to create an authentic experience of a 1920's speakeasy, complete with police raid. Length: 60 minutes.
Directed and choreographed by Julia K. Gleich, with Lucy Ridley for The People Pile.
Produced by The Broadway Theatre Barking, London. June 2013. June 21-23
Speak Easy Secrets: the perfect date night dance event, dress for 1920
This project was supported using public funding by the National Lottery through the Arts Council England.