Political Mother Unplugged - Shechter

Human minds in a technical world.

‘… as ambitious and as heads-down, hair-prickingly exhilarating as modern dance gets…’ ★★★★★ The Telegraph

POLITICAL MOTHER UNPLUGGED will draw you into a world of raw emotion and intense sensations, driven by choreographer Hofesh Shechter’s contagious tribal movement, a new landscape of digital, animated projections and the dancers’ extraordinary skill and honesty. Danced to a bespoke, new recording of Shechter’s music and accompanied by a landscape of designed, digital animated projections, POLITICAL MOTHER UNPLUGGED will invoke the ferocity and spirit of the original for a new era.

In 2020, Shechter celebrated the 10th anniversary of his iconic masterpiece, Political Mother, with a powerful new version for his renowned apprentice company. DanceEast held a private performance at the Jerwood DanceHouse for their staff, friends and patrons in the last few days before the venue had to sadly close their doors in March 2020.

Guarantee to be performance you won’t want to miss, the DanceEast team at can’t wait to see these powerful dancers in action again.

Suitable for ages 13years and above. This performance contains loud music, haze and 30 seconds of mild strobe effect.


Thursday 25th November, 6:30pm
Friday 26th November, 7:30pm
Saturday 27th November, 7:30pm




DanceEast, Jerwood DanceHouse, Foundry Lane, Ipswich, IP4 1DW




25/11/2021 - 27/11/2021