An outdoor duet that explores the relationship between humankind and Earth’s permanent natural satellite: the Moon. Performed as a contemporary ritual, revisiting the mystical place the Moon holds in the history of human culture. Set in the round, Orbis is accompanied by a 360-degree surround sound score. Immerse into an outdoor spectacle that will take you beyond the realms of planet earth.
Humanhood works collaboratively with local and international mixed field artists from the firsts stages of the creative process. They create immersive dance productions fusing light, costume, sound & movement, each at its highest quality.
The company has also explored multi-sensory approaches using scents and 360º surround sound installations during dance performances in theatre settings.
Funding, commissioning and partner credits
Commissioned by Without Walls, Brighton Festival and Norfolk & Norwich Festival
Co-commissioned by Dèda Derby
Supported by DanceXChange