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Nelson Fringe Festival: Creating Her

Monday 18th-Friday 22nd March 2024

Work-in-development - Free - Mon-Wed, 10am-4pm
Performance - Koha - Thurs-Fri, 12pm & 5pm (25mins)

In this experimental fusion of dance, theatre, and audience participation, unfolds a unique, unpredictable creation that invites you to explore the complexity of girlhood in real-time.

Through working with patterns, devising techniques and provocations, the work will be created in real-time.

Johanna Nyberg Rydström is an actor, dancer and maker from Sweden currently based in Te Whanganui-a-Tara. Her background is in movement and acting. Joanna is a recent graduate of Toi Whakaari NZ Drama School.

With Creating Her, Johanna hopes to further deepen her choreographic skills and methodology in creating work with/for women.

Nomuna Amarbat is an actor, emerging producer and creative based in Tāmaki Makaurau of Mongolian and Chinese descent. A graduate of the acting programme at Toi Whakaari; NZ Drama school, Nomuna has worked across theatre, screen and voice.

Nomuna is fuelled by work that is process-led and experimental, identity and culture driven, with a keen affinity for movement.

World Premiere!
Genre: Dance, Theatre
Warnings: Audience interaction
Age Rating: PG



March 18–22


18-20 Mar at 10am-4pm. 21-22 Mar at 12pm & 5pm


Nelson & suburbs


Refinery ArtSpace
114 Hardy St, Central City, Nelson

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