Riverside presents PYT Fairfield and Force Majeure’s
JUMP FIRST, ASK LATER
A Performing Lines tour
“It’s a joy to watch young people overcome life’s hurdles by hurdling over life.” – Australian Stage
Jump First, Ask Later is a high-octane urban portrait of the streets of Western Sydney.
Featuring members of the Dauntless Movement Crew and directed by acclaimed choreographer Byron Perry, this multi award-winning show tells the stories of six young champions of Fairfield’s underground parkour and street style community.
Urban freestyle, b-boying, parkour and dance intersect to create a killer theatre experience about finding your path by jumping over life’s obstacles.
Suitable for: Ages 10+ and their families
FYI this production contains some loud music
Winner – Helpmann Award – 2017
Winner – Australian Dance Award – 2016
Dates & Times:
General Public Performance
Thursday 23 May at 7:45pm
Friday 24 May at 10:15am & 1pm
Wednesday 22 May at 5:30pm
A free workshop is available prior to the performance season for school groups booking to see the show only. There is a strictly limited capacity, so teachers, book early and include the workshop on your booking form!
A Performing Lines tour. Jump First, Ask Later was co-produced by PYT Fairfield and Force Majeure, and supported by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body and the New South Wales Government through Create NSW.
Photo by Alex Wisser
Original Director and Choreographer
Tour Rehearsal Director
Dauntless Movement Crew
Audio Visual Designer
Originally produced by PYT Fairfield and Force Majeure
Tour produced by Performing Lines
SUITABLE FOR YEARS 7 – 12
CURRICULUM LINKS AND RESOURCES
Download the curriculum links here: Jump First, Ask Later Curriculum Links
Download Riverside’s risk assessment here: Riverside’s Risk Assessment Details
Download a generic sample risk assessment here: Generic Sample Risk Assessment
Download information about access at Riverside here: Access at Riverside