if you cut out your eyes with scissors
do you think you would still dream?
…the politics of being seen
i am lying in wait
i am laying out the bait
…Salome would just chop of Herod’s dick to add to her holy head collection
Headless Women is an in-process performance research project that began at the Arts Village Rotorua Open Studios Project during Summer 2019/20 and will tour Aotearoa in 2023.
A development workshop was held at Impact Dance Studio in Ōtautahi, Summer 2021 with Chloe Summerhayes, Georgia Giesen, Denesa Chan, Hannah Blumhardt, Natalie Carroll, and Jess Quaid.
Writing that came from the residency here
Response to the workshop showing by Dr Erin Harrington here
Short film from the 2021 workshop by Natalie Kittow here
Music composed by Madison van Staden of Moody V and the Menstrual Cycle
Images taken by Natalie Kittow, Fern King, and Natalie Carroll