Nothing to Lose is the award winning sell out hit of Sydney Festival 2015. An unapologetic exploration of fat bodies in motion. Created by award winning dance theatre makers Force Majeure. Directed by Kate Champion and Artistic Associate Kelli Jean Drinkwater, this show captured the imagination of sell out audiences at Carriageworks as part of Sydney Festival 2015 and at The Malthouse Theatre as part of Dance Massive 2015, Australia’s leading dance festival in Melbourne. As well as grabbing the attention of countless international media publications.
Commissioned by Sydney Festival and Carriageworks
‘Fat’ is a powerful little word, full of baggage and judgement. This undaunted production delves into real-life experiences and stories to challenge aesthetic norms and reclaim a performative space for people with large bodies.
In her final work as Force Majeure’s Artistic Director, Kate Champion collaborates with artist, film-maker and activist Kelli Jean Drinkwater to celebrate the abundance, strength and creative capacity of these undeniable physical forms.
Unseen, unexpected and unapologetic, Nothing to Lose investigates the relentless fascination with the fat body while abandoning stereotypes and reshaping expectations