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Fast, Fast, Slow by Common Wealth Theatre

Commissioned by British Textile Bienniale at the Cotton Exchange in Blackburn

Director: Evie Manning

Creative Producers: Ezra Nash and May McQuade

Designer: Sascha Gilmour

Co-creators: Saba Iftikhar, Carl Walker, Ume Habiba, Eloise Crossley, Aneesah Rashid & Chloe Northlight

The Revival Co-Creators: Kwamena Boison & Yayra Agbofa

Composer & Video Design: Wojciech Rusin

Lighting Designer: Andy Purves

Choreographer: May McQuade

Dramaturg: Sarah Thom

Production Manager: Matt Sykes Hooban

Technician: Conal Walsh

Stage Manager: Kayleigh Chapman

Fast, Fast, Slow is a unique performance exploring the complexity of our personal relationships to fashion, fast fashion and waste. With a catwalk as its centre-piece, Fast, Fast, Slow showcases concept collections from six co-creators from Blackburn and Burnley and collaborators from The Revival in Accra, Ghana, a community-led sustainable design and campaigning organisation. Wear it once, wear forever, body dysmorphia and urban protection, clothing is many things to many people.

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