Performances

The Tanzmesse programming team has had the honour to create the 2018 Tanzmesse programme out of more than 700 proposals. Here you can find the programme of performances that will take place on stages in Düsseldorf, Krefeld and Leverkusen. Most performance descriptions are online, by the end of June the complete programme will be available.

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Wednesday August 29, 2018

ALDES IT

In girum imus nocte et consumimur igni

Choreography: Roberto Castello

The enigmatic Latin palindrome In girum imus nocte et consumimur igni (“We wander around at night and are consumed by fire”) of uncertain origin provides the title for Roberto Castello’s play at the ...

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In girum imus nocte et consumimur igni
  • FFT Kammerspiele
    Jahnstr. 3
    40215 Düsseldorf
  • August 29, 2018
    21:00 – 22:00
  • Duration: 60min
  • Booth: 4
    ALDES

Thursday August 30, 2018

Oona Doherty IE

HOPE HUNT & The Ascenion into Lazarus

Choreography: Oona Doherty

HOPE HUNT & The Ascenion into Lazarus lies between the lines of physical theatre, social proclamation and dance performance. A thumping black golf drives up with flashing headlights. Music sounds from ...

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HOPE HUNT & The Ascenion into Lazarus
  • FFT Kammerspiele
    Jahnstr. 3
    40215 Düsseldorf
  • August 30, 2018
    20:30 – 21:55
  • Duration: 85min
  • Booth: 24
    Dance Ireland
Double bill

Ateka Cie FR

Humming Bird – Colibri

Choreography: Abdoulaye Konate

The hummingbird’s life is full of traps. While it tirelessly seeks to overcome all these obstacles in its life, this dazzling little bird always manages to make a contribution to the community it lives ...

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Humming Bird – Colibri

Friday August 31, 2018

MARCAT DANCE ES

Wooden Bones

Choreography: Mario Bermúdez Gil

The solo by and with Mario Bermúdez Gil tells the story of an old man who reflects on his past, celebrating memories and past emotions. Wooden Bones is inspired by the true story of former athlete Antonio ...

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Wooden Bones
  • FFT Kammerspiele
    Jahnstr. 3
    40215 Düsseldorf
  • August 31, 2018
    20:30 – 21:45
  • Duration: 75min
  • Booth: 58
    ICEX- Dance from Spain
Double bill

Tereza Hradilková and coll. CZ

Swish

Choreography: Tereza Hradilková

Swish proves that rope jumping is more than just a children’s game. It embodies aspiration and self-improvement, ambition and performance: always striving for perfection. Do you jump to overcome your ...

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Swish

Saturday September 1, 2018

INTEGRO PE

Spirală

Choreography: Oscar Naters/Ana Zavala

Spirală symbolizes movement and a dynamic path, a return to memory. It is also a cosmic symbol that is repeated over and over again in nature. A staircase, a sacrificial table, sand, white cotton and ...

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Spirală
  • FFT Kammerspiele
    Jahnstr. 3
    40215 Düsseldorf
  • September 1, 2018
    18:00 – 19:00
  • Duration: 60min