A Linha Curva: differences to other dances

A Linha Curva: differences to other dances

Sure, Here are the points about ‘Artificial Things’


  • Low and high-level lighting used to highlight dancers and specific actions
  • Shadow is employed to create feeling of isolation
  • Changes in lighting denote changes in mood and scene


  • Use of wheelchair to symbolize differences and barriers
  • Paint spattered clothing used to signify chaos and disorder

A Linha Curva

Staging and Set

  • Use of live musicians on stage create an interactive environment
  • Raked stage used to highlight individual actions and dancers


  • Barefoot dancers suggest a connection to the earth
  • Vibrantly colored costumes reflect the exuberant theme of the dance

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