“Unabashedly emotional” (Breakin’ Convention) Sanjoy Roy – The Guardian

‘When Yes means No, No means Maybe, and the Blanket of Confusion in Between’ (Lisa R. Wilson)

Evol (lovE in reverse) explores the term ‘grey rape’. Between 75 and 95 per cent of rape crimes are never reported to the police, because the attacker is known to the victim personally. 

Duration: 8 minutes

Tech spec:

Wraparound: Sex education workshop on consent

About the creation

This work was supported using public funding from the National Lottery through Arts Council England with mentoring and additional direction from Jonzi D and Breakin’ Convention

Ella Mesma Company | Evol Trailer | 2013 from Ella Mesma on Vimeo.

Production credits

Choreography: Mickael ‘Marso’ Riviere (Company Decalage) and Ella Mesma Director/Concept/Dancer: Ella Mesma

Music: Sparkii Ski

Mentoring: Jonzi D

Touring availability: Ready for touring

Minimum performance space: 8×7 metres

“The superb Ella Mesma” Donald Hutera – The Times