Summerhall, Edinburgh Scotland
August 2018. Egg is a powerful and evocative new aerial theatre production from acclaimed circus theatre company Paper Doll Militia, a highly visual exploration of female fertility, sexuality and choice. Weaving together personal testimony, live original music and stunning aerial artistry, the piece takes audiences on a deeply personal and political journey, following the true story of a woman who gave her eggs to her friend to have a child.
Tick Tock Cabaret – A fundraiser event for WARPED
Diavolo Space – Los Angeles, CA
Paper Doll Militia presents a special evening of contemporary circus and physical theatre performance inspired by the theme of time to build awareness, momentum and raise funds for the full production of WARPED. Made possible by the support of National Performance Network.
Victoria Works, Sheffield, England
Circomedia, Bristol, England
Albany Deptford, London, England
Eden Court, Inverness, Scotland
Macrobert, Sterling, Scotland
Highlighting themes of choice, chance, science and mortality, an autobiographical tale about a young woman who gave her eggs. With live music and aerial choreography on plastics, Egg explores the physical distortion and discomfort of the effects of hormones on the body, and the complexity created through the use of science to make a family.
The Big Shed
35-40 minute showing of the development of Paper Doll Militia’s new production WARPED followed by a Q&A with performers.
WARPED is an aerial theatre production which investigates Time, as seen through the eyes of four quirky characters existing within a kinetic clock. This clock changes and morphs with each scene, to create a kinetic environment mimicking the ever-changing quality of time. Made possible through the support of Creative Scotland.