HIT ON ALL SIXES
FOR BRB CHOREOGRAPHIC WORKSHOP
Music: Ludovic Bource – ‘The Artist’ Original Motion Picture
Choreography: Ruth Brill
Performed: Birmingham Royal Ballet Choreographic Workshop, January 2013, Birmingham. A Winter Less Ordinary Festival, December 2015, Digbeth, Birmingham.
‘Hit On All Sixes’ was an expression used in the roaring 20s meaning ‘to perform 100 percent’, as in ‘hitting on all six cylinders’. Inspired by the soundtrack of The Artist, this piece tries to capture the spirit of the age.