Photo by: Kelly McInnes Performer: Rianne Svelnis, Ben Brown & Colin Cowan
MINE is an interactive, multi-disciplinary performance that explores consumption, materialism, identity, value, fast / fashion, history and memory using clothing as the common thread between us all.
Concept, Choreography & Performance: Kelly McInnes in collaboration with
Dancers: Kaitey Desante, Jessica Wilkie, Rianne Svelnis & Sophia Wolfe
Musical Seamstress: Lisa Simpson / Agente Costura
Musicians: Ben Brown, Colin Cowan & Roxanne Nesbitt
MINE has enjoyed performances in many unconventional settings including La Bodega (2013), Casa de la Cultura (2013), The Hop Bop Shop (2014), Emily Carr (2014), Merge (2014), ArtsWells Festival (2014), Sawdust Collector @ Gold Saucer Studio (2016) & Stretch Vancouver (2016).
The project also evolved into a workshop and creation process for youth in 2016 entitled MINE Youth Project.
Video by: Elissa Hanson; Performers: Kaitey Desante, Jessica Wilkie, Kelly McInnes, Rianne Svelnis & Sophia Wolfe
Photo by: Elliott; Performer: Kaitey Desante, Kelly McInnes & Sophia Wolfe
Photo by: Yvonne Chew; Performer: Lisa Simpson / Agente Costura