Trying Times (2020)
7:34 min | English | HAC
Interview with Hac artist Alex Warren and performance of Trying Times. Part 1 in a series of interviews with Hanging Around Co during the pandemic.
HAC IT is a documentary series following Hanging Around Co and its artist as they navigate the new landscape of the independent artist. Based in Sydney, Australia HAC was subject to severe and immediate restrictions 5 days before a premiere performance. Unlike Melbourne's lockdown that lasted from March-October, Sydney tentatively lifted restrictions in mId May but the life of a independent was far from normal. HAC IT reveals how the pandemic is changing the artists, their lives and their practice as HAC tries to keep its doors open and provide much needed stability and community during the most challenging time of these young performers careers.