Senoras Gambit explores the movement of chess pieces, pathways, zaps and traps as the dancers are caught in a nautical game of chess. Giant chess is played with hip hop dance movement, hula hooping, staff twirling, flag dance and an impressive fire dance finale.
Senora's Gambit is created by Penella Bee- a Sunderland based choreographer and performer, fresh from her sell out show GLOW- fusing dance and projection. Penella Bee and Little T (Tanya Oxbury) make up The Fire Girls, a fiery touring duo who amaze crowds at events up and down the country with their choreographed fire show fusing hip hop and circus manipulation skills. The duo have brought in additional dancers for Senoras Gambit;
Dancer Holly Irving mixes break dance, street dance and contemporary styles and has work professionally with many different companies in and out the North East for many years.
Maggie Mags from Sunderland specialises in hi hop dance as well as running Lambton youth centre that gives young people a plaform to learn new dance skills and gain support in a social environment.
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TANFIELD HAUNTED RAILWAY EVENT
We adapted the show especially for halloween. Over 2 days we performed to hundreds of people “The haunted chess board” new scenes and some family friendly scary parts were enjoyed by all!.