#nofilter is an explosive and entertaining dance piece exploring social media and mental health. Comedic and relevant- the piece is aimed at young people aged 11-24. A fast paced series of images, movement and dialogue explore the curious and fantastical traits of our online personas, with just a small helping of kale. #nofilter is available for performances in schools and colleges across the UK.
“The teacher in me sees the amazing potential for #nofilter as a brilliant stimulus for discussion and reflection on social media, relationships and mental health in schools. #nofilter is a fantastically entertaining piece, performed brilliantly, that makes you laugh, squirm and think in equal measure.”
#nofilter unpacks some of the bizarre ideals and perfectionism that has become norm on social media and popular culture. #nofilter explores how these pressures are affecting our mental health. Changing the way we view ourselves and others.
#nofilter is available for touring to Secondary schools, colleges and community settings. Designed to fit in with the National PSHE curriculum. Contact Ella at firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more.
Movement and mental health workshops have been designed in partnership with the professional work. These workshops are also available to schools and colleges.
#nofilter has been supported by Arts Council England National Lottery Project Grants. #nofilter is also supported by The Point, University of Chichester, Arts University Bournemouth and Blue Elephant Theatre, Camberwell. #nofilter was originally commissioned by GradLab project 2017.