The Cultch acknowledges that it is on unceded territories belonging to the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.
Emily Chessa and Jon Gagnon
in collaboration with Kiana Jung and Sidney Chukas
While stand-up comedian Jon Gagnon does his routine, a strange figure dances in the background, showing the comedian’s subconscious. subconsciously hysterical was created and performed as part of Dance Deck Neuf in August of 2022 in the backyard of Artistic Directors Sylvain Senez & Alexis Fletcher’s. Witness this stand-up dance hybrid created by comedian Jon Gagnon and Ballet BC’s Emily Chessa in collaboration with Kiana Jung and Sidney Chukas.
This performance was recorded before a live audience.
Created by: Emily Chessa and Jon Gagnon in collaboration with Kiana Jung and Sidney Chukas
Video production by The Cultch RE/PLAY Team
Video Direction: Cam Anderson
Produced and presented by The Dance Deck Instagram
Dance Deck Artistic Directors – Sylvain Senez & Alexis Fletcher