JOLI VYANN HAVE BEEN PRODUCED BY TURTLE KEY ARTS SINCE 2014 AND TOGETHER HAVE CREATED "STATELESS", A SHOW ABOUT JOURNEYS AND IMMIGRATION, WHICH PREMIERED AS PART OF THE 2015 LONDON INTERNATIONAL MIME FESTIVAL. AND "IMBALANCE" ALSO IN 2015, ABOUT OUR RELIANCE ON TECHNOLOGY CHOREOGRAPHED BY JONATHAN LUNN. CLICK HERE FOR IMBALANCE TOUR DATES.
They are an emerging circus and dance company directed by Olivia Quayle and Jan Patzke. They formed Joli Vyann to explore the boundaries of dance, theatre and circus and make shows that tell stories with exciting imaginative physical choreography, Hand to Hand acrobatics and Cyr Wheel.
"The risk factor is high, and the story is told to emotionally charged effect." Exeunt Magazine on Stateless
In 2012 Joli Vyann won the 'GI20' scheme and created 'Don't Drink and Dance', receiving the audience prize and touring outdoors nationally in 2013. In 2013 they premiered their second outdoor show 'H2H' which toured nationally and internationally reaching an audience of more than 20,000 with over 80 performances.
"packed with fun and tricks, the expansive throwing and catching of bodies combined with intricate gestural motifs is intriguingly beautiful." Total Theatre on H2H
Images by Gigi Giannella & Shaun Dawson.