CloudCatcher 2018 - Theme and Myth


THEME:

Our bellies open, the wild floods in …

Embodying deep listening in a play of many forms, our hearts open and connection tumbles out.

Our story ever emerging, honey-drenched and light of wing, we move with the wild into the world.

MYTH:

Hermes and the Bee Maidens.

Hermes!
Clever magician, playful trickster, noble thief, tender of souls,
liminal herald! 
Edge-crossing, mind-bending, form-shifting! 
Swift-growing - born of the Mountain - child of Maia.
...
After reconciling with their brother Apollo, Hermes journeys to Mount Parnassus, famed as a place of poetry and prophecy.
There to meet with, li
sten to, learn from, the triumvirate Bee Maidens
- identities surrounded in mystery:
wild nymphs of mountain streams, sweet swarming spirits of nature, keepers of oracular magic and wisdom, ancient bee goddesses ...