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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Thursday August 30, 2018

Korea National Contemporary Dance Company KR

Immixture

Choreography: Sungsoo Ahn

Immixture creates “visible music” by combining tunes and movements from the East and the West. The beats of Korean traditional music resonate far, and the rhythms are full of suggestion. By contrast, ...

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Immixture
  • Fabrik Heeder
    Big Stage & Small Stage
    Virchowstraße 130
    47805 Krefeld
  • August 30, 2018
    16:00 – 17:50
  • Duration: 110min
  • Booth: 40
    Dance of Korea
Triple bill

MOMURO MOVEMENT LAB KR

Between

Choreography: Kyum Ahn, Gayoung Lee

A love relationship usually begins with passion. But sooner or later routine, alienation and dullness arise. Feelings fade. Then the gaps in the familiarity of a relationship become apparent, and loneliness ...

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Between
Triple bill

NONAME SOSU KR

SILENTIUM

Choreography: Young-hyun Choi

The deepest feeling always shows itself in silence. This silence can be the soundlessness after a long struggle with oneself. It may also be the result of looking away and repressing. SILENTIUM examines ...

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SILENTIUM

Friday August 31, 2018

Cia. Pe Mellado Danza CL

La Bailarina

Choreography: Paulina Mellado

The poems of Chilean Nobel Prize winner in literature Gabriela Mistral inspired choreographer Paulina Mellado to create La Bailarina. The montage carries a strong and recognizable message of national ...

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La Bailarina
  • Fabrik Heeder
    Big Stage & Small Stage
    Virchowstraße 130
    47805 Krefeld
  • August 31, 2018
    16:00 – 17:38
  • Duration: 98min
  • Booth: 90
    DANZA CHILE
Double bill

MOUVOIR/Stephanie Thiersch DE

Chombotrope

Choreography: Stephanie Thiersch und das Jitta Kollektiv

Through a surreal, raucous fashion concert that blinds and purifies us deliberately cheerful, the African-European collective attempts to rethink the heritage of cultural appropriation. In a playfully ...

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Chombotrope

Saturday September 1, 2018

Simone Grøtte Company NO

FORGOTTEN

Choreography: Simone Grøtte

The performance FORGOTTEN digs into the collective and individual memory of the World War 2, in which Northern Norway and its inhabitants were hit particularly hard. Through authentic sound recordings, ...

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FORGOTTEN
  • Fabrik Heeder
    Big Stage & Small Stage
    Virchowstraße 130
    47805 Krefeld
  • September 1, 2018
    16:00 – 17:45
  • Duration: 105min
  • Booth: 70
    NORWAY NOW
Double bill

Lucy Guerin Inc AU

Split

Choreography: Lucy Guerin

Space is getting tight and time is getting shorter. We can all make sense of this dance. As our world contracts, the clock ticks faster and bodies press closer. Dancers Melanie Lane and Lilian Steiner ...

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Split