Calendar archived events

Find previous premieres, festivals and special events in the performing arts archive.
If you have missed a premiere, please consult the company’s own website (following the link in the company details) for further performance dates.

 

Fearful Symmetries

by Cie Ioannis Mandafounis

In this commission for the Geneva Ballet as part of the format «Minimal Maximal», Mandafounis searches for a dialogue between the individual and the collective; how to rediscover intimacy within a group. He achieves this by modelling his dance on additions and subtractions in counterpoint to John Adams’ music.

Grand Théâtre de GenèveGeneva, Switzerland

 

swiss.style

From the black box to the white cube, from public parks to rock concerts and cinemascapes, the swiss.style selection brings to Melbourne sophisticated, thought-provoking dance artists from Switzerland: Cindy Van Acker, Rudi van der Merwe, Perrine Valli, József Trefeli and Gábor Varga.

DancehouseMelbourne, Australia

 

Chasing a Ghost

by Alexandra Bachzetsis

A choreography for five dancers with music played live by two pianists. In this work, doubles continuously appear – a double body, a double sound, a double space, a double image. Alexandra Bachzetsis challenges the choreographic archetype of the duet, transforming it into an unsettling image.

The Art Institute of ChicagoChicago, USA

 

Fantasia

by Ruth Childs / Scarlett’s

«Fantasia» is an improvisatory musical composition and performance art work. The musical composition is based on several familiar melodies, containing different shapes and styles: a classic Disney film of 1940, an equestrian demonstration by Arab horsemen and others …

ADC-GenèveGeneva, Switzerland

 

Miniaturen/Miniaturas

by Company Mafalda

The choreographer Teresa Rotemberg asked children in Argentina and Switzerland basic questions about themselves and their everyday life, their dreams and longings. The rich imagination of the children, their stories and drawings have been transformed into a production of video and dance.

Tanzhaus ZürichZurich, Switzerland

 

Tanz in Bern 2019

The festival shows the versatility of the international dance scene in presenting the latest choreographies of newcomers as well as of iconic figures. This year’s «Tanz in Bern» under the title «uniqueness» explores the unique aspects of the body, art and collectives with ten international choreographic works and a packed context programme.

DampfzentraleBern, Switzerland