Made of Gold

DaDa and Black Gold Arts

Liverpool / Manchester

An accessible strolling outdoor festival performance combining storytelling, movement, spoken word and music, based on locally found stories and characters.

About Made of Gold

Golden goddxxes embark on a perilous adventure with the elements to defend their destiny and turn lead to gold. On this sacred strut to self-love, you too may be swept up in gentle acts of revolution, weep golden tears and encounter ecstatic explosions of glitter and dreams.

A team of global majority disabled and neurodivergent artists will lead people on a journey, sharing stories and culminating in a dance party. This collaborative performance has been devised and performed by the team of artists and directed by Cheryl Martin. Placing access at its heart, the performance incorporates creative BSL and Audio Description.

About DaDa

DaDa nurture, develop, produce and celebrate talent in disability and Deaf arts. DaDa offers opportunities for disabled, Deaf and neurodivergent people to access the arts, and develop their skills at any leve lof their artistic journey through training, development, commissions, collaboration, and performance and presentation opportunities.

Creative / Production credits:

Made of Gold is a collaboration with Black Gold Arts. The show is directed by Black Gold Arts co-Artistic Director Cheryl Martin and devised and developed by the company.

Image credit: Julian Gray

Funding, commissioning and partner credits:

Made of Gold has been supported by Without Walls and commissioned by DaDa Fest and Hat Fair. Additional support from Paul Hamlyn.

Made of Gold will be appearing at...

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    Festival dates: 12 June 2022 - 12 June 2022