Living Costs, Tate Modern, London
By Nadine Meisner for The Independent
This is a DV8 Physical Theatre show that expects obedient spectators, the way that site-specific promenade shows tend to expect them. Wendy Houstoun raps out, like an irritating gym teacher: "Move forward, move back, sit down. Quickly!" Back-up enforcement comes from other ushers, who include DV8's founding director, Lloyd Newson. They keep you in order as you progress from one video or physical event to another through Tate Modern. You are tagged with different coloured bracelets, given headphones to listen to the music, and late-comers are harangued.
My friend Leslie and I arrived a couple of minutes late, turning the evening into an interactive performance. click for more