Upswing returns with an arresting mix of aerial, theatre and dance that treads a delicate path through the minds and bodies of two women who still want to fly.

We meet our two heroines in the first days of autumn. Slowly imperceptibly the days are getting shorter, the sun is hanging lower in the sky, a chill is entering the air.

Using the lives of physical performers as inspiration, Upswing asks what happens as you get older, when your profession requires super human strength and skills, but ageing has gradually taken away the tools of your trade?

 

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