The Wine Project

Java Dance Theatre

The Wine Project invites you into a world of intrigue and aroma, of ritual and revelry, of sex and power, creating a magic, dangerous and ancient story of tending the vines, crushing the grapes, and fermenting the juice.

Inhale the sensuous scent of crushed cinnamon and star anise. Bright berry fruit gently framed by autumnal, forest-floor notes with hints of chocolate, coffee and spice. A lush bacchanal on wine barrels, seductive live music and the intrigue a glass of wine can hold.

Recently returned form an award-winning season in Edinburgh and critically-acclaimed tours across NZ, Java Dance Theatre combine live music, theatre and dance to capture audiences all over the world. 

"This is a dance of joy you feel to the extreme, a drama you know in your soul, a dark secret we share that you won't admit is yours." Theatreview, Nelson, 2015

"Captivating" Theatreview, Tauranga, 2015


Choreographer: Sacha Copland

Composers: Tristan Carter and Charley Davenport

Creative Contributors: Sarah Gatzonis, Michael Gudgeon and Emma Coppersmith

Production Designer: Meggan Rollandi

Cajon Maker: Phillip Jones, Tukituki Instruments



Charles Davenport

Sacha Copland

Kent Date

Tristan Carter

Emma Coppersmith


Oct 5-8 2017
Q Theatre | Loft
60 mins

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