FAILURE (& other opportunities for non linear success)

Toured 2012-2015

Solo performance bringing together visual absurdity with contemporary dance, comedy and social commentary.


Written, directed and performed by Mary Pearson in collaboration with:

Hannah Silva, Jules Beckman, Mamoru Iriguchi and Jamie Wood


FAILURE was first developed in residency at Earthdance (USA)

Works-in-progress were first shown at:

Earthdance (Plainfield, Massachusettts, USA) February 2012, Unity Theatre, Physical Fest/Fest Live (Liverpool, UK) May 2012

the Bluecoat, ‘If Only…! Festival (Liverpool, UK) June 2012, Ponderosa Dance Festival (Stolzenhagen, Germany) July 2012

FAILURE was made through generous support from Arts Council England Grants for the Arts

SEE 'TOUR DATES' for full tour history