Watch online> (Links to the Merchant City Festival presents Surge online, hosted on the Surge website)
Companies across the UK present live extracts of new work from their back yards, the sea or local parks. The inconvenience of a global pandemic has meant new work lovingly made by artists in 2020 has not been seen by anyone – until today.
The showcase features Neverthere, a mini festival of scratch performance featuring innovative new work harnessing digital technologies. It is a space for artists to share new work and an opportunity for audiences to see innovation during this extraordinary time.
Neverthere emerged in response to the COVID-19 health crisis it looks at the future of making live performance, runs digital residencies, and provides opportunities for artists to share new projects.
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Part of Merchant City Festival presents Surge online This specially commissioned online takeover is funded by Glasgow Life, the charity which delivers the Merchant City Festival.