Windows of Displacement
Toussaint To Move presents
Friday 18 January 2019
Akeim Toussaint Buck in a new dance theatre solo show: Windows of Displacement.
Working with dance, song and spoken word, exploring diverse identities in today’s England. Sharing his own experience of being a Jamaican born citizen now a citizen in the UK as starting point, while further exploring both historical as well as current political and socio-economic references.
Akeim Toussaint Buck draws on the contexts of imperialism, colonialism and displacement to create a story of the past, present and future of humanity. Prepare to be taken on a journey galvanising people power and reclaiming our collective responsibility.
"...accessible, thought-provoking and immensely uplifting is a tribute to its creator. Akeim Toussaint Buck is a name that is going to go far." Exeunt Magazine, John Murphy 2018
"Toussaint Buck not only put on a stunning performance, but left the audience feeling inspired and hopeful in this time of societal dissonance."
The Mancunian, Scarlett Gorman 2018