Highly visual, unabashedly experimental and underscored by generous humour, Recreation is a choreography about the things we do that aren't work. It's about caring, cooking, sex, gardening, meditating, singing in the kitchen and playing 5-a-side, and, of course, dancing.
Champion cyclist Marco Pantani died from acute cocaine poisoning in a hotel room on 14 February 2004. In 1998 he was the winner of both The Tour De France and The Giro D’Italia. In the same year Simon was grazing his knee trying to race his older brother on their new bikes.
It is just after the election in Never-Never Land and the peasants grow restless whilst the leaders drink champagne on expenses...sound like ground hog day? It is. Pauline Heath has created a rich fairytale, a complete fantasy of horrors, delivered as stand-up theatre.