III is a body of work for stage, screen, and installation developed by choreographer Teoma Naccarato and composer John MacCallum. A key performer in III is the heart. We perform with the heart as a material object, stripped of its body; as a time-keeper, pulsing beneath and beyond our skin; and as a potent metaphor that is irreducible a singular 'thing'.

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3 hours until the live stream begins!

For three days, from May 30 to June 2, we will rest in continual performance, never stopping, our every action, even our breath, scripted and predetermined by a metronome.  Endure this with us – arriving, departing, and returning at will. Return, while we remain, surrounded in closeup by a nine camera surveillance system. We will submit the temporality of our bodies and selves to the system we have choreographed – knowing full well  that we will inevitably fail to reproduce the same behaviour at hour one as we do at hour 72. Bring us with you into your day and

3 day live stream performance May 30 – June 2

For three days, from May 30 to June 2, we will rest in continual performance, never stopping, our every action, even our breath, scripted and predetermined by a metronome.  Endure this with us – arriving, departing, and returning at will. Return, while we remain, surrounded in closeup by a nine camera surveillance system. We will submit the temporality of our bodies and selves to the system we have choreographed – knowing full well  that we will inevitably fail to reproduce the same behaviour at hour one as we do at hour 72. Bring us with you into your day and

Our new studio for III!

12.04.2022 This past month we have been busy setting up our new artist studio! Here are some process shots of our camera installation taking form! This installation is the world in which we will perform for 72 hours during the live-stream of III: Once Returned! Stay tuned for details of when and where to join us…

Grant announcement for III: Once Returned!

29.03.2021 We are excited to share that we have received a grant for the development of a new project as part of III! The project is called III: Once Returned, and is a collaboration between choreographer Teoma Naccarato, composer John MacCallum, and video artist Guillaume Cailleau. More details about the project will follow soon. The grant is supported by the NATIONAL PERFORMANCE NETWORK – STEPPING OUT, funded by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and Media within the framework of the initiative NEUSTART KULTUR. Assistance Program for Dance.

New website for III!

15.03.2021 Welcome to the new and improved website for III! In addition to documentation from recent projects, the site now includes an archive focussed on key themes that have emerged in our collaboration over the past decade. Additional materials will be added to the site in the coming months. Keep an eye out for announcements… we have some good news on the way!