The Wishing Well


The Wishing Well is a space inhabited with dreams. For the person who enters it, it can be full of possibilitites or full of rejection. In it, one can devise a thousand strategies to be heard, but in the end, one can only hope.
Place Prize Finalist and winner of the Audience prize on three occasions.

Choreography and Text: Eva Recacha
Sound Composer: Alberto Ruiz Soler
Performer: Martha Passakopoulou Ligthing Designer/Technical Manager: Gareth Green
Assisstant to the choreographer: Lola Maury
Commissioned by the Place Prize for Dance sponsored by Bloomberg.


“full of observations and insights into the nature of hope”

Writing About Dance-Nicholas Minns

“the piece was filled with passion, repetition and ritual” CriticalDance Forum

“Pasakopoulou is exquisite” “I can’t wait to see it again in the finals” One Stop Arts-Erin Johnson

“this was a rich work and Recacha is a talent to watch” londondance-Jeffrey Gordon Baker


The Wishing Well – Trailer on Vimeo.