After a thrilling, sold-out run at Edinburgh Fringe and tour in 2019, 6 Feet 3 Shoes, is touring throughout the UK in 2022.
In addition to glowing reviews, the show was shortlisted for the prestigious Total Theatre for Dance and greeted with exuberant standing ovations from capacity audiences. This heart-warming show from choreographer/dancer Jen Wren, entranced audiences of all ages, from children through to pensioners, from a wide variety of backgrounds.
“A poignant story about the ties that bind us and the fantastic outcome of shared cultures. A beautiful blend of Scotland and Spain… NOT TO BE MISSED” «««« Broadway Baby
6 Feet 3 Shoes is a celebration of friendship across borders told through feisty, percussive flamenco, Scottish and contemporary dance, performed by three dancers plus two musicians who play exhilarating live guitar and fiddle. Dance, storytelling, song and foot-stomping rhythms bring to life a story that resonates across generations and cultures. Come and share in tender moments through to a good old giggle with a captivating ensemble of performers.
Jen Wren is a multi-skilled international dance artist and creative director. Born in Scotland but with strong Spanish links, Jen references these cultures in her work, embedding traditional steps and music into productions – accenting these with emotion and a sense of adventure.
“raw energy, rhythm and fun…” «««« Daily Business Magazine
Audiences have the opportunity to join the company in the post-show Insights. These insights offer audiences the opportunity to hear about the company, their individual history and demonstrate in detail some of their dances and the instruments they play. Questions are not only welcomed – they are positively encouraged.