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Ray Young OUT

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Ray Young - OUT

An award-winning duet that defiantly challenges homophobia and transphobia.


Defiantly challenging homophobia and transphobia across our communities, OUT is a duet – a conversation between two bodies, which bravely carves out a new kind of space, reclaiming Dancehall and celebrating queerness amongst the bittersweet scent of oranges.

Winner of the 2017 South East Dance A Place to Dance Brighton Fringe Award and nominated for the 2017 Total Theatre & The Place Award for Dance.

An interdisciplinary performance inspired by ongoing global struggles for LGBTQIA+ rights, OUT is a defiant challenge to the status quo. Bravely embracing personal, political and cultural dissonance, this work smashes through our violent colonial histories to reimagine, reclaim and celebrate our delicious queer future.

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“We’re vibing, shape-shifting in a bid for acceptance”

Supported using public funding by Arts Council England.
Header image © Glodi Miessi

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“a powerfully eloquent danced dialogue… performed with both calm reserve and concentrated intensity”★★★★ The Stage

“Powerful images inspired by the lives of gay men and transgender women in Jamaica….inspired dance, a beautiful use of lighting, and an avalanche of oranges”★★★★ The Scotsman

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