Mosquito’s Wedding (All We Need Is Love), produced by Shumka Dance, is a new production inspired by a traditional Ukrainian folk song. The all-ages dance theatre production will feature a number of insect characters from various “regions” of Ukraine The theme of the production is poignant, being one of acceptance, diversity, and overcoming stereotypes. The dance lexicon, musical compositions, and sets, costumes and props will be associated with these ethnographic regions. The theme of the production is poignant, being one of acceptance, diversity, and overcoming stereotypes.
Curio worked with Shumka to develop the show visual identity, illustrations, advertising campaign and this teaser animation. Static illustrations were created by Amanda Schutz and animation completed by Rachel Beyer.