Category Archives: performance arts

tanzschreiber : writing on dance : otherworldly introductions: the transformative experience of ola maciejewska’s bombyx mori

Otherworldly Introductions: the Transformative Experience of Ola Maciejewska’s Bombyx Mori In the frame of Tanz im August Ola Maciejewska recreates Loïe Fuller’s form in sound, light, and sociality.   Jacques Ranciere, writing on Loïe Fuller’s dances in various works including

tanzschreiber : writing on dance : otherworldly introductions: the transformative experience of ola maciejewska’s bombyx mori

Otherworldly Introductions: the Transformative Experience of Ola Maciejewska’s Bombyx Mori In the frame of Tanz im August Ola Maciejewska recreates Loïe Fuller’s form in sound, light, and sociality.   Jacques Ranciere, writing on Loïe Fuller’s dances in various works including

4.5 : writing on dance : le ballet de l’opéra de lyon + the agency

Ballet de l’Opéra de Lyon: Trois Grandes Fugues. 10.08.2018, Tanz im August, Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Berlin. There’s something blissfully old fashioned about this programme which sees bodies – in different numbers, in different clothes, under different lighting conditions, with

4.5 : writing on dance : le ballet de l’opéra de lyon + the agency

Ballet de l’Opéra de Lyon: Trois Grandes Fugues. 10.08.2018, Tanz im August, Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Berlin. There’s something blissfully old fashioned about this programme which sees bodies – in different numbers, in different clothes, under different lighting conditions, with

4.5 : writing on dance : xavier le roy

In the frame of Thomas Oberender / Tino Sehgal: Welt ohne Außen. Immersive Spaces since the 1960s. Xavier Le Roy: Le Sacre du Printemps. 02.08.2018, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin. There are three of them: a beautiful woman, an ordinary man,

4.5 : writing on dance : xavier le roy

In the frame of Thomas Oberender / Tino Sehgal: Welt ohne Außen. Immersive Spaces since the 1960s. Xavier Le Roy: Le Sacre du Printemps. 02.08.2018, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin. There are three of them: a beautiful woman, an ordinary man,

Darmstadt 12 / Discontinuity at the Kunsthalle Opens 6 PM

DISCONTINUITY PROGRAMME Michael Maierhof Workshop Darmstadt Kunsthalle NORTHWEST & NORTHEAST GALLERIES INSTALLATION #popfem (2016/17) Sara Glojnarić Video 7’17” #popfem explores the ultraconservative, right-wing, pro-life, anti-feminist, and misogynistic side of YouTube videos and transforms them into their opposites. Taking videos that

Darmstadt 12 / Discontinuity at the Kunsthalle Opens 6 PM

DISCONTINUITY PROGRAMME Michael Maierhof Workshop Darmstadt Kunsthalle NORTHWEST & NORTHEAST GALLERIES INSTALLATION #popfem (2016/17) Sara Glojnarić Video 7’17” #popfem explores the ultraconservative, right-wing, pro-life, anti-feminist, and misogynistic side of YouTube videos and transforms them into their opposites. Taking videos that

Darmstadt 9 / TARZAN at the Orangerie

Image credit God’s Entertainment TARZAN Music Theater Performance by and with God’s Entertainment 23 + 24 July 2018, 19.30 Orangerie The figure of Tarzan, created by Edgar Rice Burroughs in 1912, has since its conception asserted itself in dozens of

Darmstadt 9 / TARZAN at the Orangerie

Image credit God’s Entertainment TARZAN Music Theater Performance by and with God’s Entertainment 23 + 24 July 2018, 19.30 Orangerie The figure of Tarzan, created by Edgar Rice Burroughs in 1912, has since its conception asserted itself in dozens of

tanzschreiber : writing on dance : costume, set, and song cycles at the staatsballett berlin

Costume, Set, and Song Cycles at the Staatsballett Berlin The Staatsballett Berlin closes its season—and its leadership by Nacho Duato—with a final programme of works from Gentian Doda, Marco Goecke, and Duato. Doda’s work, “was bleibt” (or, “what remains”), collaboratively

tanzschreiber : writing on dance : costume, set, and song cycles at the staatsballett berlin

Costume, Set, and Song Cycles at the Staatsballett Berlin The Staatsballett Berlin closes its season—and its leadership by Nacho Duato—with a final programme of works from Gentian Doda, Marco Goecke, and Duato. Doda’s work, “was bleibt” (or, “what remains”), collaboratively

tanzschreiber : writing on dance : flashbacks and fantasies : an hour with iggy lord malmborg

Flashbacks and Fantasies: An hour with Iggy Lord Malmborg Iggy Lord Malmborg’s “Physics & Phantasma” provokes a collective creation of fiction, fear, and fantasy at the Sophiensaele Hochzeitssaal. While the borders on the discipline of dance may have been blown

tanzschreiber : writing on dance : flashbacks and fantasies : an hour with iggy lord malmborg

Flashbacks and Fantasies: An hour with Iggy Lord Malmborg Iggy Lord Malmborg’s “Physics & Phantasma” provokes a collective creation of fiction, fear, and fantasy at the Sophiensaele Hochzeitssaal. While the borders on the discipline of dance may have been blown