The Society of British Theatre Designers

Staging Places: UK Design for Performance 2015-2019 (Image: Performing Architects)

Alice Hoult


  • Production: The Place Prize for Dance
  • Company: Nina Kov Dance
  • Venue: The Place
  • Year: 2012
  • Choreography by : Nina Kov
  • Costume Design by: Alice Hoult
A duet between a remote controlled helicopter, and a dancer, choreographed and performed by Nina Kov. Commissioned by The Place Prize 2012, Copter reflects on childhood fantasies viewed through the lens of adulthood, and fantasies of being an adult during childhood. ‘Operating constant changes in the power dynamic between the two ‘performers’, the piece is aiming to question our relationship with objects in a sometimes playful, sometimes unsettling way’