RECORD STORE DAY 2021
In Static Shot the choreography is thought as a fixed frame where movements, music and images never stop.
The piece, composed of an accumulation of "blocks" of bodies, images and sounds, plays with the codes of dance alternating between gestures from "pop" culture and "learned" culture.
In Static Shot, there is no beginning, middle or end. Like a permanent climax, the twenty four dancers of the Ballet de Lorraine hold this culminating point together, the energy always having to be at its zenith.
Everything tells the story of the excess of bodies and their relationship to the music of Chloé and Pete Harden; how they overflow, how they move, how they survive, how they abandon themselves, how they attract, how they mingle, how they don't die...