We stand together aged 19, 19, 19 and 20.
We’re unified in our beating hearts, expanding lungs and breathing skin.
We’re trying to understand how we’ve arrived here.

out of nothing but our matter is a group choreography embodying the present: a celebration of life, an appreciation of youth and an exploration into growing up and imagining the future.

Devised and performed by Nicole Duquet, Robbie Gordon, Jo Sharp and William Stringer.
Devised and directed by Aby Watson.
@ The Chandler Theatre, The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, may 2014.


out of nothing but our matter was the result of a six week collaboration process between director Aby Watson and four first year Contemporary Performance students from The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. In this process, Aby was mentored by performance artist Peter McMaster.