Banner featuring a still from Between 2 photograph by Jonathon Purcell 

still from material balance by louise adkins for between

still from material balance by louise adkins for between

still from material balance by louise adkins for between

Stills from 'Material Balance' by Louise Adkins, Photographs by Jonathon Purcell Photography

still from the inept five by annika strom for between

still from the inept five by annika strom for between

Stills from 'The Inept Five' by Annika Ström, Photographs by Jonathon Purcell Photography

Between 2 | 8th June 2012

For Between 2, Adkins and Annika Ström jointly took over Gallery 3 to present two performances simultaneously, ‘The Inept Five’ and ‘Material Balance’. Ström’s ‘The Inept Five’ featured five graduated acting students hired to act as inept graduating acting student, working as extra staff at the opening performance "Between” and assisting Adkins chess match re enactment ‘Material Balance’.

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READ supporting text for 'The Inept Five'

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Performance Documentation of 'The Inept Five' and 'Material Balance'



The Inept Five were:
James Patrick, Sinead Parker, Michael Whittaker, Gayle Newbolt and Kizzy Watson.


Material Balance were:
Bobby Fischer – Ben Manton
Borris Spassky – Dan Manton
Lothar Schmid – Jake Manton