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Thursday 30 August 2018

Art Project BORA KR

Somoo

Choreography: Bora Kim

Somoo approaches the female body as a human body that we can see and touch, not as an idea or a fetish object. The work celebrates the liberation of the female body – the dancers start as puppets on ...

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Somoo
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 3
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 30 August 2018
    15:30 – 15:50
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 40
    Dance of Korea

GLiMT DK

STRAINER

Choreography: Lars Lindegaard Gregersen

The audience accompanies a person becoming a part of society and his attempts to decode the social rules between strangers, friends, colleagues, lovers and family. Rules that have become so complex through ...

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STRAINER
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 4
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 30 August 2018
    15:30 – 15:50
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 71
    Danish Arts Foundation

Colectivo Lamajara ES

Al Voltant

Choreography: Reinaldo Ribeiro & Daniel Rosado

A celebration of friendship, (re)presented by two individuals similar in physical appearance but different in their characteristics. The duo mimics the encounter and the experiences between friends, ...

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Al Voltant

Christine Bonansea Company US

OnlyHuman

Choreography: Christine Bonansea

OnlyHuman is a multimedia solo piece inspired by Friedrich Nietzsche’s aphoristic volume Human, All Too Human. The piece investigates the stark contradiction between our race’s capacity for freedom ...

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OnlyHuman
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 4
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 30 August 2018
    16:00 – 16:20
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 38
    American Dance Abroad

Ballet de l'Opéra National du Rhin FR

Dancing Bach in the 21st century

Choreography: Bruno Bouché / Thusnelda Mercy

With Dancing Bach in the 21st century, choreographer Bruno Bouché has created a programme for the 32 dancers of the Ballet of the Opéra national du Rhin, which sets the benchmark for the European ballet ...

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Dancing Bach in the 21st century
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 3
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 30 August 2018
    16:30 – 16:50
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 39
    GRAND EST - FRANCE

Ayelen Parolin Cie / RUDA asbl BE

AUTOCTONOS II

Choreography: Ayelen Parolin

In Autóctonos II, choreographer Ayelen Parolin alludes to the imagery of the circle – supposed to bring (back) together, to unite – and is an affirmation of stability, of order and standardization. ...

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AUTOCTONOS II
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 4
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 30 August 2018
    16:30 – 16:50
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 25
    Belgium

COMPAÑÍA ANTONIO RUZ ES

DOUBLE BACH

Choreography: Antonio Ruz

Double Bach is a collaborative project between choreographer Antonio Ruz and musician Pablo Martín Caminero. Caminero’s original idea was in fact to adapt the Suites for cello No 1 and 2 by J.S. Bach ...

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DOUBLE BACH
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 5
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 30 August 2018
    16:30 – 16:50
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 58
    ICEX- Dance from Spain

Fabrizio Favale Le Supplici IT

CIRCEO

Choreography: Fabrizio Favale

Circeo is a promontory overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea. It is also the mythical place where Ulysses meets Circe. Before an expanded horizon, without familiar landmarks, the dancers permeate deeply throughout ...

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CIRCEO

Bára Sigfúsdóttir / Grip BE

being

Choreography: Bára Sigfúsdóttir

being has developed through the encounter of Icelandic choreographer and dancer Bára Sigfúsdóttir and the two Tehran artists Masoumeh Jalalieh and SeyedAlireza Mirmohammadi. Starting from the body ...

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being
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 4
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 30 August 2018
    17:00 – 17:20
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 25
    Belgium

Physical Momentum MX

In third Person

Choreography: Francisco Córdova

In third Person is derived from the idea of “the Other” as ourselves: contemplating and watching oneself through the eyes of the others, literally talking about oneself in third person. It alludes ...

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In third Person

BERTWIN RAVI DSOUZA COMPANY IN

MOKSH

Choreography: BERTWIN RAVI DSOUZA

In his solo work MOKSH, choreographer and performer Bertwin Ravi Dsouza presents the journey of an Ascetic, a holy devotee of Lord Shiva, who performs all the religious sacrifices and rituals in order ...

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MOKSH
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 4
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 30 August 2018
    17:30 – 17:50
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 107
    Phizzical

Centro de Producción de Danza Contemporánea / CEPRODAC MX

HORSE[M]EN

Choreography: Jaciel Neri

HORSE[M]EN revolves around the iconography of the horse: the domesticated horse as a representation of a rider’s power, (alleged) supremacy and leadership abilities. A sarcastic comment on political ...

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HORSE[M]EN

Friday 31 August 2018

GEN Danza UY

Big Bang

Choreography: Andrea Arobba

Big Bang is defined as a contemporary dance concert. It explores scientific themes, particularly derived from physics and cosmology. Technologies specially developed for this piece are used, including ...

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Big Bang

Kitt Johnson X-act DK

MELLEMRUM – a performative site- and community specific walk

Choreography: Kitt Johnson

The MELLEMRUM (Danish for “interspace”) walks invite audiences to experience a specific area from new angles. Moving through known and unknown places to a number of site-specific performances and ...

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MELLEMRUM – a performative site- and community specific walk
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 3
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 31 August 2018
    15:30 – 15:50
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 71
    Danish Arts Foundation

Company Alias CH

contre-mondes

Choreography: Guilherme Botelho

We are aware that something is there but we are unable to see it. There is nothing for our eyes to gaze at, our ears to listen to or our hands to touch, yet we feel a presence, a vibration, an energy. ...

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contre-mondes

Alpo Aaltokoski Company FI

Ali & Alpo

Choreography: Alpo Aaltokoski

Ali & Alpo contemplates the similarities and differences between Arabic and Western art and culture. The joint work by Iraqi oud lute virtuoso Ali Alawad and choreographer and dance artist Alpo Aaltokoski ...

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Ali & Alpo
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 3
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 31 August 2018
    16:00 – 16:20
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 69
    Dance Info Finland

Compagnie Irene K. ArtSinnThese e.V. DE

Eat it !

Choreography: Irene Kalbusch

Eat it ! is an adventurous story about the earth and the fruit it bears. Every thin slice that iIs being cut reveals an ever so delicate human and political message. Digging, rooting, within your body ...

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Eat it !
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 4
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 31 August 2018
    16:00 – 16:20
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 62
    Tanzland NRW

AWA As We Are LU

With my eyes

Choreography: Baptiste Hilbert

In With my eyes, the audience slips into the skin of a young woman who is torn internally by the choices she must make to fully live her spirituality. In her search for meaning in her life, she turns ...

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With my eyes
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 2
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 31 August 2018
    16:30 – 16:50
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 44
    DANCE FROM LUXEMBOURG

Alexander Whitley Dance Company GB

8 Minutes

Choreography: Alexander Whitley

With an installation of high-definition imagery from award-winning visual artist Tal Rosner and a score by the electroacoustic music innovator Daniel Wohl, 8 Minutes explores the multiple ways we relate ...

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8 Minutes
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 3
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 31 August 2018
    16:30 – 16:50
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 12
    Dance from England

National Dance Company Wales GB

Tundra

Choreography: Marcos Morau

Eight dancers unite into one organism, a kind of centipede with many limbs, as if controlled by a brain. Tundra draws upon Russian Revolution in Soviet times and folkloristic Russian folk dances to reflect ...

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Tundra
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 2
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 31 August 2018
    17:00 – 17:20
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 99
    Dance from Wales

Interno5 IT

Act of Mercy

Choreography: Antonello Tudisco

Inspired by Caravaggio’s painting “The seven works of mercy”, choreographer Antonello Tudisco investigate the idea of “mercy” and the questions that are raised by it: Can goodness be cruel? ...

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Act of Mercy

John Scott Dance IE

Everything Now

Choreography: John Scott

Everything Now is a work for our horrible era, an imperfect, half beautiful journey, uniting the supple with the awkward. Choreographer John Scott combines movements, signals, gestures, shoutings, weepings ...

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Everything Now
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 2
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 31 August 2018
    17:30 – 17:50
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 24
    Dance Ireland

Shaper/Caper GB

Within This Dust

Choreography: Thomas Small

Within This explores the events surrounding 9/11 and is inspired by the iconic series of photographs by Richard Drew that capture a man falling from the World Trade Center during the attacks. It balances ...

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Within This Dust
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 3
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 31 August 2018
    17:30 – 17:50
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 93
    Dance from Scotland

HORSE TW

ONE DANCE, ONE DANCES, ONE DANCED

Choreography: Wu-Kang Chen

No matter how we dance, no matter through what process, the secretion of sweat will certainly happen. If we can gather all the sweat and analyze it, maybe we can measure deep thoughts that are hidden ...

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ONE DANCE, ONE DANCES, ONE DANCED
  • tanzhaus nrw
    Studio 2
    Erkrather Str. 30
    40233 Düsseldorf
  • 31 August 2018
    18:00 – 18:20
  • Duration: 20min
  • Booth: 41
    Ministry of Culture