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NDCWales Presents


by Roy Assaf

Production Info
35 minutes
Age guidance: 10+

Playful, vibrant and provocative. Profundis dares us to ask questions about what things are, and what they are not. Roy Assaf's thoughtful movement is accompanied by whimsical wordplay a a soundtrack featuring Egypt's Umm Kulthum.

Creative Team

Music: Uoon I by Alva Noto (Vrioon Electronic), Enta Omri by Umm Kulthum (Original 1964 Live Recording)

Lighting Design: Omer Sheizaf

Costume Design: Angharad Matthews

Costume Maker: Deryn Tudor, Angharad Griffiths




Roy Assaf

Roy Assaf

“Profundis is an exceptionally enjoyable piece of work, a sharp and witty exploration of the meaning of art and communication”

- Wales Arts Review

"Kandinsky come to life. Colourful, clever, witty and thoughtful."

- Get the Chance

"Elegant, clever, playful choreography"

- Everything Theatre

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