Coloured / Chameleon / Dance
Choreography & interpretation Desiré Davids
Actor David Jonhson
If day followed night and
Night followed day without neither sunset nor dawn.
If Winter followed Summer with no Spring and Autumn…
If the world were black and white… Is the world black and white?
Am I black/white enough for you…
The Apartheid system of racial segregation and oppression created
a narrow identity grey zone between the highly articulated and striated bands
of black and white that were the hallmarks of its long and misguided rule.
Occupying this nervous territory of an unimaginative racial identity crisis,
are people of mixed race. The Coloureds...
the dance continues......