Ondiege Matthew

ESSENTIAL SERVICES Still - supplied

(live) DANCE IN A DIGITAL AGE – in conversation with 

Ondiege Matthew (DANCE INTO SPACE)
(Nairobi, Kenya)

Sunday 30 August – 15h00

GENERATIONS
A solo by Ondiege Matthew (May 2020)
This solo dance is accompanied by spoken word, performed by Teardrops at the Kenya National Theatre during lockdown.

ESSENTIAL SERVICES
Choreography by Ondiege Matthew (July 2020)
Dancers: Kennedy Wafula, Lorriette Aluoch, Novaline Akoth, Kelvin Tesha, Rodgers Maithya

ESSENTIAL SERVICES is a depiction of the ordinary Kenyan response to the Covid 19 Pandemic, and especially the lockdown and the strict guidelines that followed.

ESSENTIAL SERVICES 

Dance Into Space Foundation (DISF) is a non-profit company which exists to foster the appreciation, practice and training of dance and theatre at local, national and across border levels. DISF develops unique dance theatre and multi-media performances for entertainment, education, awareness, and advocacy. They have been involved in various projects covering a wide range of existential subject areas, especially SRHR, democracy and governance, and disability rights. DISF also works with people with disability in a social integration performance programme.