photos by joe quick
the hierophants is an ensemble-created abstraction of the relationship between religious & sexual persecution, BDSM, & ecstatic experience; it is loosely based on the story of The Convulsionnaires of Saint- Médard.
the ensemble developed an original codified gestural language, using the Delsarte System and the Natya Shastra as points of origin.
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