Category Archives: writing

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,

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

MVT: Oliver Kellhammer

Image courtesy of Oliver Kellhammer. Artist, educator, activist, and writer Oliver Kellhammer has described himself as an enzyme or a catalyst, rather than a creator in any traditional sense. This modesty allows his site-specific works to transpire gradually in unexpected

MVT: Oliver Kellhammer

Image courtesy of Oliver Kellhammer. Artist, educator, activist, and writer Oliver Kellhammer has described himself as an enzyme or a catalyst, rather than a creator in any traditional sense. This modesty allows his site-specific works to transpire gradually in unexpected

tanzschreiber : writing on dance : act iv : an expanded view of manon lescaut

Act IV: An Expanded View of Manon Lescaut Performing Arts Festival at HAU introduces us to the sights and sounds of Lulu Obermayer; Lulu Obermayer introduces us to Manon. Manon Lescaut: a story of a young woman in love but

tanzschreiber : writing on dance : act iv : an expanded view of manon lescaut

Act IV: An Expanded View of Manon Lescaut Performing Arts Festival at HAU introduces us to the sights and sounds of Lulu Obermayer; Lulu Obermayer introduces us to Manon. Manon Lescaut: a story of a young woman in love but